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Great Britain Army Regiment of Light Dragoons, 6th

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Works: 8 works in 16 publications in 1 language and 655 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  War stories  Historical fiction  Military history 
Classifications: PR6063.A36615, 823.914
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Publications about Great Britain
Most widely held works about Great Britain
    Rumours of war by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 172 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
    Rumours of war by Allan Mallinson( Computer File )
    3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 166 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 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
    On His Majesty's service by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
    3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 88 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
    An act of courage by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
    While Hervey--taken captive in the final pages of The Sabre's Edge--plans his escape from the Spanish, his memories turn to 1812, when as a young cornet he was part of Wellington's victorious army as it pushed its way north through Spain towards the Pyrenees. But first, the British had to storm the fortress where he is imprisoned now: Badajos--a fortress of huge strategic importance--where French resistance was at its most fierce and most bloody
    Company of spears by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
    3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
    All looks set fair for Major Matthew Hervey: news of a handsome legacy should allow him to purchase command of his beloved regiment, the 6th Light Dragoons. He is resolved to marry, and, rather to his surprise, the object of his affections - the widow of the late Sir Ivo Lankester - has readily consented. But he has reckoned without the opportunism of a fellow officer with ready cash to hand
    The sabre's edge by Allan Mallinson( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 59 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
    On his majesty's service by Allan Mallinson( Book )
    1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 37 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
    A call to arms by Allan Mallinson( file )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    It's 1819, and the last two years have been tough for Matthew Hervey: his beloved wife is dead, and he has turned his back on the cavalry regiment. Hervey travels to Rome with his sister and meets one of England's most controversial figures, who reminds him of why he joined the Light Dragoons. Hervey rejoins, and is assigned a new troop and horses
 
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