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With the Guards Across the Pyrenees

the Experiences of a British Officer of Wellington"s Army During the Battles for the Fall of Napoleonic France, 1813

by Robert Batty

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Published by Leonaur Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - Napoleonic Wars,
  • Military - Other,
  • History : Military - Other,
  • Historical - General,
  • Military - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11915381M
    ISBN 101846772885
    ISBN 109781846772887
    OCLC/WorldCa166374120

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