The Sound Of Martial Musi3

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The Sound Of Martial Music Color-Coded for Your Convenience : The generic Habsburg uniform was white. And during World War One , a greyish light-blue (at least for the common footsoldiers). Cool Gun : During the Napoleonic Wars , Austrian skirmishers used the "Repetierwindbuechse" (Repeating Air Rifle), an airgun which could fire twenty shots without reloading—at a time when no conventional gun could fire more than one. It didn't see much use, though, as pumping up the thing once you'd fired those twenty shots took a long time. Cool Horse : Hussars, recruited from Hungarian cowboys were some of the best cavalry in Europe. Also, the famous Lipizzaner stallions of the Spanish Riding School, which even merited a Disney movie, Miracle of the White Stallions . Determinator : Until World War I , Austria/Austria-Hungary had gone through centuries of threats that would have torn up other countries. This could also apply to the Austro-Hungarian military, which for all its weaknesses effectively
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2012 for the course AMH AMH2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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