Duane, Capt. J.C.
Manual for Engineer Troops by Capt. J.C. Duane. Published in New York by D. Van Nostrand, 1863. Consists of five parts, I. Pouton Drill, II. Rules for Conducting a Siege, III. School of the Sap, IV. Military Mining, V. Construction of Batteries. 275 pgs. plus additional pages in back containing listing of military and naval publications from the press of D. Van Nostrand. Red hardcover with gold seal in center of the front cover depicting various tools and rifle with a bayonet. Same image is embossed on the back cover but in the same color as the cover. Spine has title, author and publisher in gold lettering plus engineering symbol of fortress embossed in gold.
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