Cavalry: The History of a Fighting Elite 650BC-AD1914/V. Vuksic, Z. Grbasic. Cassell. New edition 1994. Hardcover. Condition: As new. ISBN 0304340413
A well written, researched and visually presented account of the rise and fall of this elite fighting force, spanning a period from the ancient Assyrian empire to the First World War, where nearly half a million cavalrymen fought in what was the grand finale of mounted warfare. Together with a comprehensive historical analysis, each of the specially commissioned colour plates is accompanied by information on the specific subject, era, developing tactics and key battles.