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Indomitable colonel

Author: Loraine Maclean
Publisher: London : Shepheard-Walwyn ; Chester Springs, PA : U.S. distributor, Dufour Editions, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lieutenant General Sir Alan Cameron of Erracht (1750-1828) was sole founder and first Colonel of the 79th regiment, the Cameron Highlanders (a group that lives on today in The Queens Own Highlanders). Born in the Highlands shortly after the breaking of the clans, Cameron left for America as a young man after killing his challenger in a duel. When rebellion came, he served with a Loyalist intelligence network, was  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Maclean, Loraine.
Indomitable colonel.
London : Shepheard-Walwyn ; Chester Springs, PA : U.S. distributor, Dufour Editions, 1986
(OCoLC)568732849
Named Person: Alan Cameron, Sir; Alan Cameron, Sir; Alan (Soldat) Cameron
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loraine Maclean
ISBN: 0856830801 9780856830808
OCLC Number: 15109552
Notes: Distributor from label on title page.
Description: xiv, 322 pages : illustrations, genealogical tables, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Loraine Maclean.

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A biography of Lieutenant General Sir Alan Cameron of Erracht (1750-1828), sole founder and first Colonel of the 79th Regiment, the Cameron highlanders. The book tell how Cameron, born soon after the  Read more...

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