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Dorset Sueet, Fleet Street.

CONTENTS

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Tactics, with reference to impending War

Song of a Peasant Girl after the Battle of Leipsic

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23

On the Discipline of the Mercantile Marine . . . 24

Survey of the West Coast of Africa in 1825-6 . 36, 185, 319

On the State of Efficiency of the British Army . . . 43

On the Organization of the British Artillery, No. II. .

47

Narrative of the late disastrous Voyage of the H. C. S. Bridgewater,

1829-30 . .

Marshal Beresford-Battle of Salamanca

On condemning Smugglers to serve in the Fleet

The British Cavalry in the Peninsula

. .

Yacht Clubs and Regattas . . . . . 66

Lancers and Light Dragoons.

The Drummond Light for illuminating Light-houses, &c.

Memoir of Field Marshal Count Von Diebitsch Sabalkanski

On the Mode of Arming and Fighting Steam Ships of War . 89

Cigar-Smoking .. . . . . . 91

Naval Reminiscences.-Dining out-an Adventure in Portugal.

Reviews and Critical Notices . . . 94, 234, 375, 537

On the Constitution and Practice of Courts Martial-Bourienne's

Life of Napoleon--Education of the Sons of Officers . . 94

General Correspondence.

. 98, 242, 393, 538

Military Superannuation and Widows' Fund

98

J. M. on Duelling, in Reply to his Critics

Cant. Cook and Sir Joseph Banks .

Case of the Naval Architects

103

Yeomanry Cavalry.

105

State of the British Artillery . . .

106

Medical Department

A Grievance of Mates in the Navy

“ Radical” and the Foot Guards

Contagion and Malaria in Cases of Fever

109

The Band of Gentlemen Pensioners . . . . 110

Proposition for a United Service Medical Society

The Editor's Portfolio

113, 257, 409, 553

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Changes in the Stations of Corps .

121, 268, 558

Arrivals, Sailings, and Incidents in the Fleet . 122, 268, 429, 560

Prize Money . .

• . .

124, 560

Parliamentary Proceedings ..

125, 561

Promotions and Appointments . . . 126, 277, 431, 569

Annals of the British Fleet .

131, 572

Births, Marriages, and Deaths . . . 142, 285, 438, 580

Meteorological Register .

144, 288, 440, 584

To Readers and Correspondents

· 144, 288, 440

Naval Battles .

. .

145

Recollections of the late American War

On the Defence of Jersey

173

Reminiscences of a Subaltern .

No. V. 177, No. VI. 328

Stand for a Mercurial Horizon

: . 193

A Recent Visit to several of the Polynesian Islands , 194, 473

On the Equipment of the British Infantry

202

Distribution of Light Cavalry and Infantry in the Field : 205

The Veteran to his Sword : : . . . 209

Yeomanry Cavalry .

. . 210

The Services of the late Admiral Sir Joseph Sidney Yorke, K.C.B..

The Services of the late Vice-Admiral the Right Hon. Sir William

Johnstone Hope, G.C.B. . . . . . 218

The Services of the late Rear-Admiral George Sayer, C.B.

Lithuania

. . . . 223

Formation of a Naval and Military Museum

225

. On the Distribution and Duties of the Unattached Medical Staff of the

Army at Home .

Reviews and Critical Notices.-On a New Armament for Ships of War,

and Razéeing—Standard Novels—Cabinet Cyclopædia-Cabinet

Library The Twelve Nights—Views in the Burman Empire-

Panorama of Constantinople— Family Classical Library-Hinton's

United States—The Harmonicon-Cabinet Atlas-New Sporting

Magazine—The Scientific Gazette–The Edinburgh Cabinet Li-

brary–Haverhill; or Memoirs of an Officer in the Army of Wolfe 234

Experiments at Brest on Marshall’s Gun-Carriages

242

Lord Camelford

. . . 245

Suggestion for a Cipher to be employed on Service

246

Remuneration for Shipwreck, &c. .

247

Means of Preserving the Health of Soldiers

247

India Army—Tardy Promotion :

250

Uniform of the Unattached . . . . . 250

Deccan Prize Money

251

A Point of Etiquette

251

Remarks on the Proposition for a United Service Medical Society 251

Addresses and Orders on the 16th Regiment leaving Ceylon

252

Quere as to First Naval Engagement in the French War of 1744 253

Murder of Capt Logan, 57th Regiment

253

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Courts-Martial .

270, 568

General Orders, Circulars, &c.

271, 567

Annals of the British Army

280

Reform .

. . . . 289

Letters from Constantinople, No. I. . . . 300

Theory of the Universe ; comprising Strictures on Commander Wood-

ley's “ Divine System” . . . . . 305

The Soldier's Bride .

318

Singular Order of Lieut.-Gen. Prescott in 1794 .

338

The Services of the late Admiral the Right Hon. the Earl of Northesk, ..

G.C.B. and Rear-Admiral of Great Britain . . . 339

Remarks on the Comparative Services and Rewards of the several

Branches of the Army .

. . . 343

United Service Recreations at Portsmouth .

349

Thoughts on the Systematic Practice of Naval Manoeuvres .

350

The Effects of Inexperience in Naval Affairs on the Part of the Army

- with a Remedy . .

. . 354

Actions of the British Cavalry .

· · 357, 522

The Services of the late Admiral Sir John Knight, K.C.B. . . 363

The Services of the late Vice-Admiral Viscount Torrington . 365

The Niger

. . . . . 367

Observations on Naval Gunnery .

. : : . 369

Reviews and Critical Notices.—Colonel Napier's History of the War

in the Peninsula, Vol. III.-Capt. Hall's Fragments of Voyages

and Travels . . . . . . 375

Queries

. . . . . 391

Yeomany Cavalry .

393

The Twenty-third Light Dragoons at Talavera

396

Yacht Clubs and Regattas

396

United Service SchoolNaval and Military Museum

398

Masters in the Navy

399

Mates in the Navy without Rank .

Medical Department

400

Army Medical Department

401

State of the Royal Marines

The Corps of Gentlemen Pensioners

Suggestions on Drill . .

Commander Lawrence on Leather Storm Sails

405

Indian Army versus that of St. Helena

Trisection of an Angle

406

Stations of the Army on the 1st of July 1831

435

A Voice from the Army.

On the Military Organization of Switzerland

453

Hints on Naval and Military Policy

455

On Naval Timber .

457

Recollections of a Visit to Warsaw in 1828 .

467

Skirmish in Persia . . . . . . . 483

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Epitaph on the late Colour-Serjeant Robinson, 5th Regiment

487

Target Practice . .

488

The late Voyage of H.M.S. Chanticleer

489

Effects of Intemperance in the Fleet and Army-and its Remedy 497

An Improved Log-Ship .

Chain Messengers . .

A Popular View of Fortification and Gunnery, No. IX.

505

The Thirty-fifth Regiment · · · · · 512

Rifle Cartridges

..

513

Services of the late Capt. Sir Murray Maxwell, Knt. and C.B. 531

Plan of Illuminating the Semaphore Telegraph

535

Remarks on Lieut. Raper's Method of Working a Day's Work . 536

Reviews and Critical Notices.-Life of Sir Thomas Lawrence-Brooke's

Travels in Spain and Morocco-Life and Adventures of Nathaniel
Pearce-Fletcher's History of Poland --Classical Library-Epi-
tome of English Literature-Cabinet Cyclopædia and Library-

Cabinet Library-The Sunday Library-Sporting Magazine

Suggestion for preventing accidents by Steamers.

Judge Johnson's Military Law .

540

Comments on “ The Distribution and Duties of the Medical Staff of

the Army". .

Comforts of Midshipmen Afloat

is . . . 545

Charge of the 23rd Light Dragoons at Talavera

545

Suggestion for a United Service Retreat.

546

The British Cavalry .

Case of John Shipp, late 87th Regiment

548

Badge of Merit

. 549

Abstract pf Officers who served in the Army on the Peninsula and at

Waterloo.

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. 0

The Micee of Hindostan

The “ Micee” of Hindostan · · · · · 552

Military Punishments

. . . 552

Staff Changes and Alterations-1830

Staff Changes and Alterations_jeon

. . . . 558

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ERRATA. 1831, PART II.

Page 6, line 34 from top, for “ second battalion” read “ two battalions."
Page 9, line 25 from top, for “ by mere pressure" read “ by the mere pressure.
Page 70, line 10 from bottom, for “ Druidar's" read “ Dundas's."
Page 339, line 3 from bottom, for « 29th of January” read “ 21st of January."
Page 364, line 7 from bottom, for “ Lucca” read “ Queen."
Page 364, line 12 from bottom, for “ 1799 ” read “ 1797.”
Page 365, line 12 from bottom, for “ Warmer" read “ Wallace."
Page 366, line 23 from bottom, for “ Schweling” read “ Scheveling."

In our report of the Library and Museum Meeting, for “ Capt. Blackhouse, R.N.” read “ Capt.
Backhouse, Unattached.”

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