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Wellington in the Peninsula 1808-1814

£14.99

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Companion volume to Jac Weller's Wellington at Waterloo, this classic account of Wellington's tactics and strategy in the Peninsular War is purportedly one of the best single-volume works ever written on the epic campaign.
Jac Weller covers all the battles with the French in which Wellington was involved: Talavera, Busaco, Salamanca and Vittoria are among the famous battles that he brings to life once more with the aid of meticulous research, extensive visits to and photographs of the battlefields themselves, and an unwavering ability to cut a clear path through tangled military events.
Jac Weller was a distinguished military historian and an expert on weaponry. Wellington in the Peninsula is part of his famous trilogy on the Duke, together with Wellington in India and Wellington at Waterloo.
Tightly bound with only the merest hint of dust soiling to text block edges, all text and b/w maps clear and bold on clean pages, text is enhanced by numerous b/w photographs. Glossy dust jacket is clean with an attractive illustration to the front. Overall in very good + condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Jac Weller
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
14.5 x 22.3 cms
Edition:
1973
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
395
Publisher:
Purnell Book Services
Title:
Wellington in the Peninsula

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Companion volume to Jac Weller's Wellington at Waterloo, this classic account of Wellington's tactics and strategy in the Peninsular War is purportedly one of the best single-volume works ever written on the epic campaign.
Jac Weller covers all the battles with the French in which Wellington was involved: Talavera, Busaco, Salamanca and Vittoria are among the famous battles that he brings to life once more with the aid of meticulous research, extensive visits to and photographs of the battlefields themselves, and an unwavering ability to cut a clear path through tangled military events.
Jac Weller was a distinguished military historian and an expert on weaponry. Wellington in the Peninsula is part of his famous trilogy on the Duke, together with Wellington in India and Wellington at Waterloo.
Tightly bound with only the merest hint of dust soiling to text block edges, all text and b/w maps clear and bold on clean pages, text is enhanced by numerous b/w photographs. Glossy dust jacket is clean with an attractive illustration to the front. Overall in very good + condition.

Author(s):
Jac Weller
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
14.5 x 22.3 cms
Edition:
1973
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
395
Publisher:
Purnell Book Services
Title:
Wellington in the Peninsula

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