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Mallinson, Allan

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Works: 45 works in 256 publications in 1 language and 9,354 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Military history  Historical fiction  War stories 
Classifications: PR6063.A36615, 823.914
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Publications about Allan Mallinson
Publications by Allan Mallinson
Most widely held works by Allan Mallinson
A close run thing : a novel of Wellington's army of 1815 by Allan Mallinson( Book )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a British cavalry officer during the Napoleonic Wars. He is Matthew Hervey, 23, whose many acts of daring include a secret mission which enables the Duke of Wellington to win the Battle of Waterloo. By the author of the non-fiction Light Dragoons
A regimental affair : a novel by Allan Mallinson( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 737 libraries worldwide
In 1817, Captain Matthew Hervey returns to an England on the verge of revolution over the need for reform and marries Lady Henrietta Lindsay, but his newfound happiness is threatened by the dark secrets and hatred of his commanding officer
Warrior by Allan Mallinson( file )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 620 libraries worldwide
The stability of the Cape Colony has been threatened by Xhosa tribesman who have been making incursions across the borders. And when Hervey is told by his old friend, Sir Eyre Somervile, that the Zulu warrior king Shaka is about to make war on neighbouring tribes in the south of the country, he knows that matters are perilous indeed
The sabre's edge by Allan Mallinson( Book )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
When an Indian successor is usurped by an dangerous warmonger in 1824, British cavalry officer Matthew Hervey and his courageous troops set out to capture the usurper, who has taken refuge within an infamous fortress that has withstood numerous attacks
Honorable company : a novel of India before the raj by Allan Mallinson( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
After Captain Matthew Hervey postpones his marriage for a mission in India, "he discovers that war in India is waged as often with money and spies as with the clear-cut tactics of the battlefield, ... and Matthew, torn between his honor and his destiny, is drawn deeper into the court's serpentine coils than he ever dreamed."--Jacket
Warrior by Allan Mallinson( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 462 libraries worldwide
The Eastern Frontier, Cape Colony, 1828. Xhosa tribesmen are making incursions across the border, threatening the stability of the eastern frontier. When Matthew Hervey is recalled to South Africa, he and his troop of mounted rifles come into conflict with Shaka, legendary warrior-king of the Zulu. It is an unfamiliar and deadly world
Man of war by Allan Mallinson( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
While Matthew Hervey is recovering from malaria, his friend Captain Peto is at sea preparing the crew of his battle ship for war
An act of courage by Allan Mallinson( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
Rumours of war by Allan Mallinson( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Napoleon Bonaparte is dead, the Congress of Viennas work is done, and there is peace in Europe. However, in Portugal there is the scent of civil war in the air following the death of King John VI. Newly returned from India, Matthew Hervey joins a party of officers sent to make an assessment and lend support to the Portuguese queen. His place on the expedition is secured with the help and influence of his new friend, Lady Katherine Greville. But the Peninsula is a place redolent with memories
Company of spears by Allan Mallinson( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Company of Spears finds Hervey on his way to South Africa where he is preparing to form a new body of cavalry, the Cape Mounted Rifles
A call to arms by Allan Mallinson( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Matthew Hervey is charged with raising a new troop, and organising transport for India - for he, his men and their horses are to set sail with immediate effect. What Hervey and his soldiers cannot know is that in India they will face a trial for which they are ill prepared. A large number of Burmese war-boats are assembled near Chittagong
On his majesty's service by Allan Mallinson( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 libraries worldwide
The year is 1829 and Lieutenant-Colonel Matthew Hervey has been promised command of his regiment, the 6th Light Dragoons. Before he can take up his post, however, there is a six-month assignment as an observer with the Russian army, an undertaking at the personal request of the commander-in-chief which Hervey feels obliged to fulfil
The making of the British Army by Allan Mallinson( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 libraries worldwide
From the English Civil War to today's War on Terror: in this sweeping account of nearly 500 years of military history, former soldier Allan Mallinson looks at how the Army's dramatic past has made it one of the most effective fighting forces in the world today
The sabre's edge by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
In 1824, the Sixth Light Dragoons are still stationed in India, and the talk in the officers' mess is of war. The Burmese are increasingly challenging the Company's dominion, and skirmishes are becoming common on India's borders. A blaze looks set to flare, taking the surrounding provinces with it. With the threat of war on two fronts, British troops must intervene
The Nizam's daughters by Allan Mallinson( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
The Nizam's daughters by Allan Mallinson( file )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Fresh from Waterloo, Matthew Hervey, aide-de-camp to the Duke of Wellington, leaves the scene of his triumph to travel to India. Chintal is his destination, and his mission is to glean intelligence for the Duke, who expects to become Governor-General of India
On His Majesty's service by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
The year is 1829 and Lieutenant-Colonel Matthew Hervey has been promised command of his regiment, the 6th Light Dragoons. Before he can take up his post, however, there is a six-month assignment as an observer with the Russian army, an undertaking at the personal request of the commander-in-chief which Hervey feels obliged to fulfil
Rumours of war by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
1826: Napoleon Bonaparte is dead, the Congress of Vienna's work is done, and there is peace in Europe. However, in Portugal, there is the scent of civil war in the air following the death of King John VI. Newly returned from India, Matthew Harvey joins a party of officers sent to make an assessment and lend support to the Portuguese queen
A close run thing by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
As the war against Bonaparte rages to its bloody end upon the field of Waterloo, a young officer goes about his duty in the ranks of Wellington's army. He is Cornet Matthew Hervey of the Sixth Light Dragoons - a soldier, gentleman and man of honour who suddenly finds himself allotted a hero's role
A call to arms by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
When Hervey rejoins the Light Dragoons, they are sent to India, unaware that a large fleet of Burmese warboats await their arrival
 
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