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Wellington at war in the peninsula, 1808-1814

an overview and guide

by Robertson, Ian

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Published by Leo Cooper/Pen & Sword Books in Barnsley, South Yorkshire .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain,
  • Portugal,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852 -- Military leadership.,
    • Peninsular War, 1807-1814 -- Campaigns.,
    • Spain -- History, Military -- 19th century.,
    • Portugal -- History, Military -- 19th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 1789-1820.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [334]-343) and index.

      StatementIan C. Robertson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC232 .R63 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination351 p. :
      Number of Pages351
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6894562M
      ISBN 100850526604, 085052735X
      LC Control Number00693289

        Wellington in the Peninsula by Jac Weller, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Bob Burnham and I have also corresponded on military bridging and he has written an excellent chapter on the subject in the book Inside Wellington’s Peninsular Army.2 One constant in my life as a historian has been the presence of the British book .

      Sir Arthur Wellesley's campaigns against Napoleon's forces in the Iberian Peninsula have drawn the attention of scholars and soldiers for two centuries. Yet, until now, no study has focused on the problems that Wellesley, later known as the Duke of Wellington, encountered on the home front before his eventual triumph beyond the Pyrenees. Read "Wellington in the Peninsula, –" by Jac Weller available from Rakuten Kobo. The author of Wellington at Waterloo delivers an in-depth history of the military commander’s tactics and strategy in th.

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Duke of; Arthur Wellesley of Wellington: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jac Weller. Find more information about. The Peninsular War, –, was a military conflict between Napoleon's empire and the allied powers of the Spanish Empire, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the Kingdom of Portugal, for control of the Iberian Peninsula during the Napoleonic Wars.

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