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Conflict at Plevna
Charles Ryan & William V. Herbert
Two Accounts of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78
Under the Red Crescent by Charles Ryan The Third Battle of Plevna by William V. HerbertA history and a personal account of great battle in a single volume This unique Leonaur edition contains ..
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With the Lost Legion in New Zealand
G. Hamilton-Browne (Maori Browne)
The War Against the Maoris 1866-71
The War against the Maoris of New Zealand The author of this book, sometimes known as ‘Maori Browne,’ had a long career as a colonial soldier. He left posterity with three books based either on his..
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With the Irregulars in the Transvaal and Zululand
W. H. Tomasson
The Experiences of an Officer of “Baker’s Horse” in the Kaffir and Zulu Wars 1878-79
With Colonial troops in South Africa Many of the small wars of the Victorian era were fought in places where British colonists were attempting to build new lives in proximity to indigenous peoples...
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With the Bengal Tigers in the Crimea
James O’Malley
Recollections of a Soldier of the 17th Leicestershire Regiment During the Victorian Age
At war against the Russians in the Victorian era This book, originally entitled, The Life of James O’Malley, gave few clues as to its content. In fact, it is an engaging eye-witness account of the ..
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With Mounted Infantry in Tibet
W. J. Ottley
With the Indian Army of the ‘Tibet Mission Force’ 1903-04
War through high passes to Tibet Following the subjugation of the Punjab, the kingdom of the Sikhs, in the middle years of the 19th century the British Empire effectively controlled the Indian sub-..
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Military Service and Adventures in the Far East
Daniel Henry Mackinnon
the Experiences of an Officer of the H. M. 16th (The Queen’s) Lancers During the 1st Afghan War & the 1st Sikh War 1838-1846—Volumes 1 & 2 Complete
Two wars—two volumes, combined into one essential first hand account of the British cavalry in India Readers interested in the military history of British India during the 19th century will discove..
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Life in the Ranks
William Taylor
The Experiences of a British Cavalryman in Early 19th Century India
Experiences of a Light Dragoon The author of this book, William Taylor, has left two books of his life as a cavalryman of the British Army during the early years of Queen Victoria’s long reign. Thi..
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Camp Fire Yarns of the Lost Legion
G. Hamilton-Browne (Maori Browne)
Reminiscences of the Maori and Zulu Wars by a Colonial Officer
Anecdotes of soldiers against the Maori tribes and in South Africa The author of this book, sometimes known as ‘Maori Browne,’ had a long career as a colonial soldier. He left posterity with three ..
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A Lost Legionary in South Africa
G. Hamilton-Browne (Maori Browne)
The Recollections of an Officer of the Natal Native Contingent During the Zulu War, 1879
An essential first hand account of the Anglo-Zulu War The author of this book, sometimes known as ‘Maori Browne,’ had a long career as a colonial soldier. He left posterity with three books based e..
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With the Mounted Infantry in South Africa
Frederick Maurice Crum
The Experiences of a Captain of the King’s Royal Rifles M. I. During the Boer War
Riflemen on horseback The latter part of the 19th century returned to service a type of soldier who could trace his antecedents to the first dragoons—mounted men who would also fought on foot. Cava..
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With H.M. 9th Lancers During the Indian Mutiny
O. H. S. G. Anson
Letters From an Officer of the “Delhi Spearmen” on Campaign in India, 1857-58
The Lancers of the Queen on campaign in India The letters in this book were written by Brevet-Major Anson, of H. M 9th Lancers, to his wife who was residing at Kussowlee in the Himalayan foothills ..
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What I Saw in Kaffir-Land
Stephen Lakeman
Experiences With ‘the Waterkloof Rangers’ During the Xhosa Wars in Cape Colony
A complex and controversial Victorian’s account of war It is fatal to project the attitudes of the modern (or any) age onto those of another time or to view historical events from any perspectives ..
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The Military Operations at Cabul
Vincent Eyre
The Kabul Insurrection of 1841-42 & Rough Notes During Imprisonment in Affghanistan, 1843
A classic account of the war in Afghanistan This is a well known and highly regarded book concerning the First Afghan War, it was written by a senior British soldier who experienced the conflict at..
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Life in the Legion
Frederic Martyn
The Experiences of a British Volunteer in the French Foreign Legion in the Late 19th Century
On campaign under the tricolour This is an essential book for all those interested in the French Foreign Legion because it is a brilliant first hand account written by an English ‘gentleman volunte..
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Journal of the Sutlej Campaign of 1845-6
James Coley
An Eyewitness Account of the First Sikh War
A civilian’s view of the First Sikh War James Coley, the author of this small book, was Chaplain to the Governor General, Sir Henry Hardinge, not a serving soldier, but his account of the harrowing..
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