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date: 25 February 2021

Adamson, Thomaslocked

(fl. 1680)
  • Stephen Porter


Adamson, Thomas (fl. 1680), military writer, was the author of England's Defence: a Treatise Concerning Invasion, published in 1680, in which he was described as master gunner of His Majesty's Train of Artillery. His background is unknown.

England's Defence consists principally of a text by ...

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