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Young bloods

Author: Simon Scarrow
Publisher: London : Headline Review, 2006.
Series: Revolution, 1.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Europe in the late eighteenth century was a tumultuous place, with war and rebellions breaking out on many fronts. Young Arthur Wesley (later Wellington) and Napoleon Bonaparte grow up worlds apart yet immersed from youth in a culture where a military career is a natural choice for men of ambition. While Wellington is blooded in Ireland and Flanders, Napoleon is caught up in the dramas of the French Revolution and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of; Napoleon, Emperor of the French
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Scarrow
ISBN: 9780755324330 0755324331 9780755329588 0755329589
OCLC Number: 64555388
Description: 504 p. : ill., 1 map ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Revolution, 1.
Responsibility: Simon Scarrow.

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The first in an ambitious and highly commercial quartet of novels focusing on two giants of European history, Wellington and Napoleon, at the start of the journey that ended at Waterloo  Read more...

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'One of the great duels in history, between two of its most fascinating characters. Simon Scarrow brings Wellington and Napoleon to life with a vengeance' -- Paul Strathern, author of Napoleon in Read more...

 
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