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Wellington, the years of the sword

Author: Elizabeth Longford
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The life and impressive military career of the British hero based on information drawn from his private papers and personal correspondence.
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Named Person: Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of; Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Longford
OCLC Number: 367739
Description: xxiii, 548 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Retained for life --
Odd man out --
Food for powder --
Ascendancy in the East --
Tigers of Mysore --
That is all India --
My dearest kitty --
The gilt potato --
My die is cast --
Cintra and Charybdis --
The hideous Leopard --
Retreat to Portugal --
They shall not pass --
The keys of Spain --
Grandeur and misery --
Vitoria --
Champagne and coffee --
See the conquering hero --
The grand disturber --
Where is nosey? --
Humbugged, by God! --
Quatre bras: The knotted rope --
Waterloo: the finger of providence.
Other Titles: Wellington.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Longford.

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The life and impressive military career of the British hero based on information drawn from his private papers and personal correspondence.

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