Land and field fortifications
RON FIELD was born in 1943. A history teacher for over 30 years, Ron is presently Head of History at the Cotswold School in Bourton-on-the-Water, UK. He was awarded the Fulbright Scholarship in 1982 and taught at Piedmont High School in California during 1982-83. He has traveled extensively in the US, conducting research at numerous libraries, archives and museums, and has written several books on 19th-century American history. He was elected a Fellow of the Company of Military Historians, based in Washington, DC, in 2005. This is his second book for Osprey's Fortress series.
PETER DENNIS was born in 1950. Inspired by contemporary magazines such as Look and Learn he studied illustration at Liverpool Art College. Peter has since contributed to hundreds of books, predominantly on historical subjects. He is a keen wargamer and modelmaker and is based in Nottinghamshire, UK.
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