Rumours Of War

Mallinson Allan

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Cover Type: Softcover
Book Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: None Issued
Publisher: Bantam Books
Publisher Place: London
Publisher Year: 2005
Edition: Reprint

Description: 428 pages. Book appears to have hardly been read and is in Fine condition throughout. 1826. Bonaparte Is Dead And There Is Peace In Europe.

Publishers Description: Portugal 1826. Newly returned from India, Matthew Hervey joins a party of officers sent to lend support to the Portugese regent. But the Peninsula is a place redolent with memories. For it was here as a seventeen-year-old cornet that Hervey had his first taste of military action. The French had forced the British army into ignominious retreat until, under the leadership of Sir John Moore, they made a defiant stand at Corunna.As he prepares for battle once more, Hervey finds himself confronting ghosts from his past ...'Captain Matthew Hervey is as splendid a hero as ever sprang from an author's pen.' The Times

ISBN: 9780553813524


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