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A military dictionary, or, Explanation of the several systems of discipline of different kinds of troops, infantry, artillery, and cavalry : the principles of fortification, and all the modern improvements in the science of tactics : comprising the pocket gunner, or little bombadier ; the military regulations of the United States ; the weights, measures, and monies of all nations ; the technical terms and phrases of the art of war in the French language ; particularly adapted to the use of the military institutions of the United States
- Duane, William, 1760-1835.
Elizabeth Gunning astride a cannon firing by the pen of her mother a blast of forged letters at the facade of Blenheim - which a figure defends with a blast of excrement - the Duchess of Bedford offers her petticoat as cover while General Gunning retreats from the battlefield; representing the Gunning scandal. Etching by J. Gillray, 1791.
- Gillray, James, 1756-1815.
- 5 March 1791
La pyrotechnie, ou art du feu, contenant dix livres, ausquels est amplement traicté de toutes sortes et diversité de minieres, fusions et separations des metaux: des formes et moules pour getter artilleries, cloches & toutes autres figures: des distillations, des mines, contremines, pots, boulets, fusées, lances et autres feuz artificiels, concernans l'art militaire, et autres choses dependantes du feu
- Biringucci, Vannoccio, 1480-1539?