The Armed Forces

  • Chris Cook
  • John Stevenson
Part of the Palgrave Historical and Political Facts book series (PHPF)


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I Army

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  2. Fortescue, Sir John, A History of the British Army (London, 1899–1923)Google Scholar
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  4. —— British Light Infantry in the Eighteenth Century (London, 1925)Google Scholar
  5. Glover, Michael, Wellington’s Peninsular Victories (London, 1963)Google Scholar
  6. —— Wellington as Military Commander (London, 1968)Google Scholar
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II Navy

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  11. A detailed bibliography may be found in A Guide to the Sources of British Military History, ed. Robin Higham (London, 1972).Google Scholar

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  • Chris Cook
  • John Stevenson

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