Ramparts of Empire

    Ramparts of Empire

    The Fortifications of Sir William Jervois, Royal Engineer, 1821-1897

    Timothy Crick

    Exeter University Press 2012

    Hardback 318pp Illustrated 265x205mm

    9781905816040   Product Code: 99856

    In a richly illustrated study of the Victorian military engineer Sir William Jervois (1821-1897), Crick describes his achievements in Britain and across the Empire, and in so doing traces the response of fortification to ever more powerful weaponry.

    publ £70.00     now £19.99 Qty:  last copy!