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The United States raised 3 designated forces to win its revolution: untrained, short-service militiamen; country troops; and the normal Continentals. The latter have been the spine of the military, delivering a disciplined and potent battling strength. a few soldiers served with Arnold's Lake Champlain fleet as marines, whereas others fought conventionally in sieges and box battles. This booklet takes a detailed examine the Continental infantryman of the interval analyzing all points in their way of life together with recruitment, education, carrier stipulations and strive against reviews. Many armies have stored their kingdom: the Continentals helped construct theirs.

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91/2. 91/2. — 7. — — — — — 7. 101/2. 3. 2. 5. 11/2. 9. 0. 2. 5. 51/2. 81/2. 7. 1. 31/2. 31/2. Fuel Pensions/Stipends, etc. 0. 41/2. 5. 9. 8. 7. 4. 6. 5. 0. 6. 6. 8. 2. 0. 5. 51/2. 4. 4. 5. 4. 4. 8. 2. 3. 0. 2. 7. 8. 8. 10. 0. 8. 11. 01/2. 4. 61/2. 61/2. 111/2. 51/2. 63/4. 21/2. 4. 6. 41/2. 71/2. 21/2. 6. 1. 1. 71/2. 71/2. 51/2. 101/2. 91/4. 51/2. 91/2. (incl. hostillar total estimate) Note: The terrar’s figures are from 1463/4. The infirmarer’s figures are from 1485/6. 28 introduction and context the priory’s expenditure in 1480/1, and has been subdivided as grains, meat, fish, spices, dairy products, other foodstuffs, and wine), clothing and textiles, fuel, payments to individuals (such as pensions and stipends), building and repair works, administration, agriculture, stables, rents, transfers to other obedientiaries, miscellaneous, and allowances.

2). It seems likely that these increases represent a major change in the scale and extent of meat-eating in the monks’ diet over this relatively short period—equivalent perhaps to a single monk’s career. 2) shows that this change was in no way made at the expense of 16 DCM Bursar/cellarer indentures, 1504/5 and 1515/16. 2. 5 230 2,751 5 33 18 720 Cattle Mixed cattle types Cows Oxen Steers Calves Fish Dogdraves Dolphin/seal/porpoise Barrels of white herring Red herring (1,000s) Stockfish fish-eating.

7 The inclusion of these with the barley purchases throughout 5 The amount passed to the kitchen is left blank in the 1489/90 account, and the oats section is missing from the 1508/9 account due to damage to the end of the parchment roll (the last surviving line of the document consists of the oats section heading). 6 Oats to be malted that are included in this average were received in 1460 –4, 1479–81, and 1485/6. They were also received in 1489/90, but this year has been excluded from the analysis since many figures have not been given, and in 1492/3 which has been excluded from the average since the amount malted is not specified.

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