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LOOSE CANNONS 101 Myths, Mishaps and Misadventurers of Military History

By: Donald Graeme

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing UK: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012137


Was Hitler really a mono-testicular vegetarian obsessed by the Occult? How effective was the CIA's scheme to infiltrate the Kremlin using cats with listening devices" Was Napoleon really shorter than average and did he die prematurely as was forecast would happen? These and many more military mishaps and misconceptions are explored in this entertaining expose of long held myths that we generally hold to be the unvarnished truth. View more info

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WELLINGTON PENINSULAR VICTORIES

By: Glover Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The MacMillan Company New York: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012425


"Michael Gover has written a lucid narrative of the difficulties and set-backs of the five years' campaigning that brought the allies to Toulouse in April 1814. Against this background are full scale accounts of the four battles, Busaco, Salamanca, Vitoria and the Nivelle, in which Wellington defeated his principal opponents of the War. This well researched and presented account, the numerous illustrations, six maps and plans support the text. View more info

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THE NIZAM'S DAUGHTERS

By: Mallinson Allan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bantam Books, London: 2001

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2012231


Fresh from the field of Waterloo, Matthew Hervey, newly appointed aide de camp to the Duke of Wellington, is dispatched on a mission of the utmost secrecy. Leaving behind his fiancee, Landy Henrietta Lindsay, he must journey across tempestuous seas to India, an alien, exotic and beguiling land that will test his mettle to the very limit. View more info

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BRITISH MILITARY GREATS

By: Merulla Annabel and Wenborn Neil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: CasselL & Co London: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012108


This isn't meant to be a definitive list of the military greats in British History, it represents nominations of some of the best known writers, historians and commentations and include the Duke of Wellington, Winston Churchill and Florence Nightingale. View more info

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WELLINGTON'S SMALLEST VICTORY

By: Peter Hofschroer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Faber - London: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012068


Well researched and showing a side of Wellington which has been until now little known. View more info

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THE FIELDS OF DEATH Two Commanders, One Battle, Waterloo

By: Scarrow Simon

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Headline, London: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012287


Well written and researched. The last and climactic novel in Simon Scarrow's gripping and dramatic series following the lives of Napoleon and Wellington. View more info

THE NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM BOOK OF WELLINGTON'S ARMIES

By: Uffindell Andrew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sidgewick and Jackson, UK: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012026


Drawing on letters and diaries from commanders, officers and ordinary soldiers, this book mixes riveting battle descriptions with stories of endurance and bravery to bring the epic campaigns of the Peninsular War and the Battle of Waterloo to life. View more info

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WELLINGTON A Journey Through My Family

By: Wellesley Jane

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012102


This biography of the Duke of Wellington and his family ancestry since the Battle of Waterloo is of historical and social interest. View more info