Britons, To Arms!: The British Volunteer Soldier

£16.00 (GBP)

Britons, To Arms!: The Story of the British Volunteer Soldier/Glenn A. Steppler. Budding Books. New edition 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Very good, slight creasing to dust jacket. ISBN 1840150149

A general history charting the evolution of the British volunteer soldier from the early eighteenth to the mid twentieth century, this book includes a detailed account of the volunteer tradition in Leicestershire & Rutland. It also explains the origin and nature of various volunteer regiments including the Napoleonic Volunteer Force and its mounted Yeomanry, The Victorian Rifle Volunteers, the Territorials and the Home Guard of 1940.

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