Coppe's "Evolutions of the Line"
In a recent in group discussion of various appropriate military positions one of our officers made a reference to a Coppe's "Evolutions of the Line". It is a translation of the 1851 French Chassuers a Pied Manual By Capt. Coppe, Instructor Of Tactics, USMA 1850-1862.
Apparently there was at least one publication of it (Lippencott, PA 1862) and it was used to train cadets at the USMA.
The officer really knows his stuff so I have no doubt as to him being correct on this issue but I can't find anything on the internet that can lead me to any information about this work.
Does anybody any knowledge of a link to this work?
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