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Leaders in battle. The Duke of Marlborough

John Churchill, born in 1650, was to become one of the greatest military leaders of the eighteenth century, changing the face of battle tactics forever.

Jack Absolute —Humphreys, C. C. (Chris C.)

It's 1777. After years away, Jack returns to London to discover that his exploits have made him famous. But notoriety is inconvenient for a spy, especially when his job is to flush out a traitor in the British army.

Marlborough Britain's greatest general —Holmes, Richard, 1946-2011.
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2011

This is an account of the life of John Churchill, the Duke of Marlborough and 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...

A history of Britainches volume 2, the British wars 1603-1776 —Schama, Simon.
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2007

In the second part of A History of Britain, the author covers the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries including the Stuart dynasty, civil wars, Oliver Cromwell, the subjugation of Ireland and other overseas ventures, an...

Paths of glory the life and death of General James Wolfe —Brumwell, Stephen, 1960-
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2009

Ugly, gangling, and tormented by agonizing illness, Major General James Wolfe was an unlikely hero, but in 1759, on the Plains of Abraham, he won a battle with momentous consequences. Once venerated as the embodiment of ...

Sharpe's tiger —Cornwell, Bernard.
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1999
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"1799: as the British Army fights its way through India toward a diabolical trap, the young and illiterate private Richard Sharpe must battle both man and beast behind enemy lines, in an attempt to push the ruthless Tipp...

Sharpe's tiger Richard Sharpe and the Siege of Seringapatam, 1799 —Cornwell, Bernard.
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2008

Sharpe and the rest of his battalion are about to embark upon the siege of Seringapatam, island citadel of the Tippoo of Mysore - the British must remove this potentate from his tiger throne. When a senior British office...

Wolfe General James Wolfe —Bradley, A. G. (Arthur Granville), 1850-1943.
EBook
2011

Published in 1895, this biography covers the life and death General James Wolfe, the British commander who helped to lead English forces to victory over the French in the Canadian theater of the Seven Years' War. He lost...

Sharpe's Trafalgar Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Trafalgar, 21 October 1805 —Cornwell, Bernard.
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2007

It is 1805 and Sharpe is on his way home to join the newly formed Green Jackets. His voyage home should be a period of rest, but his ship is riven with treachery and threatened by the Revenant, a French sea-raider that i...

Proceed, Sergeant Lamb —Graves, Robert.
EBook
2014

This is the second in a two-book series telling the story of Sergeant Roger Lamb, a non-commissioned officer in the British Army, who served in America during the American War of Independence. Captured by General Johnny ...

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