Marlborough : England's fragile genius

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Published 2008
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Summary:

Best-selling military historian Richard Holmes delivers an expertly written and exhilarating account of the life of John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, Britain's finest soldier, who rose from genteel poverty to lead his country to glory, cementing its position as a major player on the European stage and saviour of the Holy Roman Empire.

ISBN:
9780007225712
Publisher, Date:
London : HarperPress, 2008.
Description:
xxvii, 564 p., [24] p.of plates : ill. (some col.), geneal. tables ; 25 cm.
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