Confidential Memo to the Inspector General of Fortification on Lt. Col. Horne's Report No. 1 of 15 Nov. 1876

Confidential Memo to the Inspector General of Fortification on Lt. Col. Horne's Report No. 1 of 15 Nov. 1876

written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (02 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 8 page(s)

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Abstract / Summary
Eight-page handwritten confidential memo to the Inspector General of Fortification from J.L.A. Simmons discusses Lt. Col. Horne's work to construct lines of defense from the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara, as well as the possibility of troop reinforcements from England or India. The memo continues with speculations as to the strength of the Russian army.
Field of Interest
Global Issues
Author
Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903
Copyright Message
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Content Type
Government/institutional document
Warning: Contains explicit content
No
Format
Text
Page Count
8
Series Number
Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880
Subject
Global Issues, World History, Social Sciences, History, Wartime Conditions and Military Tactics, Imperialism and Colonialism, War and Violence, Territorial Disputes, Border Disputes, Border Enforcement and Control, Turkey and its Borders, Armed forces, Military reinforcements, Lines of defense, Russo-Turkish War, 1877–1878, Politics & Policy, Condições do Tempo de Guerra e Táticas Militares, Condiciones en Tiempos de Guerra y Tácticas Militares, Imperialismo e Colonialismo, Imperialismo y Colonialismo, Guerra y Violencia, Guerra e Violência, Las Disputas Territoriales, Disputas Territoriais, Russians, Turkish, Industrialization and Western Global Hegemony (1750–1914)
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Condições do Tempo de Guerra e Táticas Militares, Condiciones en Tiempos de Guerra y Tácticas Militares, Imperialismo e Colonialismo, Imperialismo y Colonialismo, Guerra y Violencia, Guerra e Violência, Las Disputas Territoriales, Disputas Territoriais

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