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Page i - Next to martial cxercifcs, nothing conduces more to roufe the courage of a foldier, or 41 to make him better acquainted with the military art, than his employing the leifure of " winter quarters, and the many irkfome hours" fpent in garrifon, in the ftudy of fuch " fciences as are moft commendable and ufeful.