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Great Britain Army Light Dragoons

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Works: 9 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 963 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Military history  Historical fiction  History  War stories 
Classifications: UA656.L5, 823.914
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Publications about Great Britain
Most widely held works about Great Britain
    The Nizam's daughters by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
    "India, 1816 - Fresh from the field of Waterloo, Matthew Hervey is dispatched on a mission of the utmost secrecy. Leaving behind his fiancee, Lady Henrietta Lindsey, he must journey across tempestuous seas to India, an alien, exotic and beguiling land that will test his mettle to the very limit. For the princely state of Chintal is threatened both by intrigue from within and military might from without, and Hervey - sabre in hand - finds he is once more destined for the field of battle." - Publisher's description
    A regimental affair by Allan Mallinson( file )
    2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
    It is 1817, and Captain Matthew Hervey has returned from his bloody battles in India to find England in political and economic disorder. The lack of a professional constabulary means the task of policing has become attributed to the army, and particularly the cavalry. Despite the chaos surrounding him, Hervey develops a passionate relationship with Lady Henrietta Linsey. This results in a marriage that will alter his life and future dramatically
    The sabre's edge by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 62 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
    A close run thing : a novel of Wellington's army of 1815 by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
    Matthew Hervey is a young cornet in the Sixth Light Dragoons during the final days of the Napoleonic Wars. Soldier and gentleman, though lacking independent means and influence, Hervey finds himself faced with questions, both military and romantic, which will carve out his destiny
    Light Dragoons : the origins of a new regiment by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
    Light Dragoons : the making of a regiment by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
    Although only formed in December 1992, The Light Dragoons look back to a history that began in the days of the first Jacobite rebellion. In 1922 a reduction in the Army's strength saw the amalgamation of four regiments of Hussars into the 13th/18th Hussars and the 15th/19th Hussars. Now they too have been amalgamated, with a name that reverts to the titles of the four original regiments in the eighteenth century. Allan Mallinson, the novelist and a former commanding officer of the 13th/18th Hussars, not only follows with admirable clarity and dexterity the fortunes of The Light Dragoons' prede
    A regimental affair : a novel by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 27 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
    The Light Dragoons : a regimental history by Eric Hunt( Book )
    2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
    Bogen beskriver det engelske lette dragonregiments historie fra 1715 til 2009
    Sabretaches of the light cavalry by W. Y Carman( Book )
    1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
 
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