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Albuera Wellington"s Fourth Peninsular Campaign, 1811 by Peter Edwards (undifferentiated)

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Published by Crowood .
Written in English


  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Spain,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Spain & Portugal,
  • History / Spain & Portugal,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • Modern - 18th Century,
  • Albuera, Battle of, Albuera, Spain, 1811

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12057772M
ISBN 101861269463
ISBN 109781861269461

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  These are followed by a listing of unit strengths and casualties for every unit engaged, a brief appendix on uniforms, `How the `Die Hards' Got Their Name', `British Colours Captured at Albuera', `After Albuera'--with brief biographies of the officers and men quoted in the chapters, and `The Napier-Beresford Pamphlet Wars' detailing a `history war' of old between the British commander and budding /5(17).   The book in question was; Albuera The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War by Guy C. Dempsey/5(5). The Battle of Albuera book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. On 16 May a combined British, Portuguese and Spanish force /5(5).   Albuera is notable for the number of casualties and for being one of a few major battles of the Peninsular War at which the British Army was present but Lieutenant General Wellesley was not. The introduction, by Spanish writer Jesus Maroto, is a reminder that the Peninsular War was a Spanish as well as a British and French s: 5.

The Battle of Albuera (16 May ) was a battle during the Peninsular War.A mixed British, Spanish and Portuguese corps engaged elements of the French Armée du Midi (Army of the South) at the small Spanish village of Albuera, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of the frontier fortress-town of Badajoz, Spain.. From October , Marshal Masséna's Portuguese army had been tied down in an. House & Lot For Sale dala na tanan gamit Located at Sitio Cantawagon Brgy. Tabgas Albuera Leyte Complete papers 54 sq. Mtr. Pm lng sa interested 😊 RFS: mobalhin na sa Japan ang tag iya😀.   : The Battle of Albuera Glorious Fields of Grief': 'Glorious Field of Grief'' eBook: Michael Olive, Richard Partridge: Kindle Store.   As in previous battle site walks I have recommended a book that I referred to in the planning and visit to the site discussed and in this case I would not hesitate to recommend 'Albuera , The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War' by Guy Dempsey which is another classic example of a book that forensically explores the battlefield in a.

  Albuera - Peter Edwards I thought I would post my thoughts on a book I have just finished reading, Albuera by Peter Edwards. The first thing to say is that it has taken me six months to finally finish reading this book. I speak as one who regularly read a book . Albuera, officially the Municipality of Albuera (Cebuano: Lungsod sa Albuera; Waray: Bungto han Albuera; Tagalog: Bayan ng Albuera), is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Leyte, Philippines. According to the census, it has a population of 46, people. Albuera book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The battle of Albuera was fought between the forces of France, led by Marshal Soul /5. On 16 May , the small town of Albuera was the setting for one of the Peninsular War’s most bloody and desperate battles. A combined Spanish, British and Portuguese force of more t men, under the command of Lord Beresford, stubbornly blocked the march of the French field marshal Soult, who was trying to reach the fortress of.