A rare eyewitness account of a British infantry officer with Wellington
This book is a first rate eyewitness narrative of the Peninsular War written by a regimental officer of the British Army. In ..
George T. Napier
Personal Recollections of Service With the Light Division During the Peninsular War Under Moore & Wellington
At war in Spain against Napoleon’s French Army
Any student of the military history of Great Britain during the 19th century will be aware of the name Napier. This was a remarkable family. Colonel G..
With the 95th (Rifles) During the Napoleonic Wars: Adventures in the Rifle Brigade & Random Shots from a Rifleman
With the 95th (Rifles) During the Napoleonic Wars—Adventures in the Rifle Brigade & Random Shots from a Rifleman
Unabridged, Unedited and Newly Revised—Kincaid's experiences with the famous Rif..
Colonel von Ehwald & Ezekiel Baker
Two Works on the Development of Light Troops, Their Operations & Weapons
A Treatise Upon the Duties of Light Troops
by Colonel von Ehwald
Twenty-Three Years Practice and Observations with Rifle Guns&a
An iconic weapon and the soldiers who carried it
This remarkable and unique Leonaur edition comprises two vital accounts; one concerning the development of the military rifle in the British Army an..
Riflemen in green
Popular historical fiction has brought focus to Wellington’s Green jacketed riflemen. The hero of those novels is, as most readers know, a member of the 95th regiment. The subject..
Mrs. Fitz Maurice
The Experiences of an Officer’s Wife and Chronicles of the Old 95th During the Napoleonic Wars
Experiences of the wife of an officer in green
Mrs Fitz Maurice's book, The Rifleman's Wife is often quoted in Cope's History of the Rifle Brigade, the Leonaur editors therefore thought it fitting ..
William H. Cope
Volume 2 of a special edition
This is the second volume of Leonaur’s special two volume edition created by dividing Cope’s expansive work on the green coated sharpshooters—the famous Rifles. Where ..
William H. Cope
The first 15 years of the famous green sharp-shooters
There has been much revived interest in recent years in the activities of Wellington’s elite green clad riflemen—the famous 95th.In William Cop..
Harry Smith and William Surtees
The Experiences of Two Soldiers During the War of 1812
Accompanying Histories of the Campaign and Regiment in the Period by Eric Sheppard and William Cope
Rifle green to America
Relations between the British Empire and its former—rebellious—..
H. A. Bruce
Officer of the 43rd Foot in Wellington’s Army, Author of the History of the Peninsular War
Napier-the sword and the pen
The Napier’s were a family whose influence on the history of the British empire in the nineteenth century is significant and well documented. This book concerns one of ..
The Experiences of a Soldier of the 43rd Regiment During the Peninsular War
A 'Light Bob' tells of his war against Napoleon
Irishman Anthony Hamilton enlisted in the 43rd Light Infantry and soon found himself in action with the Danish expedition. Shortly thereafter the fir..
Recollections of the Peninsula, South of France & Waterloo Campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars
A subalterns war in 'rifle green' against the French
George Simmons, one of a large family, came from a comparatively humble background. Like so many of his countrymen of his time, he chose a milit..
John Dobbs<br>Robert Knowles
Two Accounts of British Infantry Officers During the Peninsular War
Recollections of an Old 52nd Man by John Dobbs
An Officer of Fusiliers by Robert Knowles
Two of Wellington's officers tell their stories of war
This book contains personal accounts giving the perspectives of two young British officers of infantry during the Peninsular War in Spain agai..
John H. Cooke
The Experiences of an Officer of the 43rd Light Infantry in the Peninsula and South of France During the Napoleonic Wars
A Leonaur original-never before in print
Cooke wrote three volumes of his military memoirs which originally embraced his service in America and the War of 1812 and which also included contributions..
John H. Cooke
The Experiences of an Officer of the 43rd Light Infantry in America During the War of 1812
A Leonaur original--never before in print
The further military adventures of an officer of the 'Light Bobs'
Readers who enjoyed John Cooke's experiences of his time serving with Wellington's Lig..