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Wellington a Personal History

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins Publishers: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03608


This biography of the Duke of Wellington does not linger long on his generalship and political career, but concentrates more on his personal life to give a more in-depth view of the man rather than the legend. There is creasing to the top and bottom corners on the front cover. View more info

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Wellington

By: Longford, Elizabeth

Price: £9.03

Publisher: UK., Abacus Software: 2012

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02750


Wellington reveals the sensitive child of Irish aristocrats pushed into the army, making his name in India before returning to lead the Allied armies against Napoleon in the Peninsular War and at Waterloo. Swapping battlegrounds for political minefields, Wellington emerges as a Tory prime Minster of a country demanding reform, and achieves at last the ideal he had always held out for himself: ' the retained servant of King and people' PLEASE NOTE: International Economy ... View more info