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Life of Field Marshall His Grace the Duke of Wellington

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Historical - British,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages652
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8463716M
    ISBN 101417969342
    ISBN 109781417969340

    Enjoy millions of the latest Android apps, games, music, movies, TV, books, magazines & more. Anytime, anywhere, across your devices. Wellington’s universally accepted birthday of 1 May is interesting when looking at the font in which he was baptised – on 30 April, the day before he was born 🙂 The font is located in the ancient St. Nahi’s Church close to where I live, but was located in St. Peter’s Church when Wellington was baptised, supposedly very soon after he was born – which could have been .   Gash, Norman, Wellesley, Arthur, 1st Duke of Wellington, (), Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford University Press, ; online edn Jan , accessed 2 Jul ) Maxwell, William Hamilton, Life of Field-Marshal His Grace the Duke of Wellington in three volumes () History of Parliament online (accessed ).


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Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, KG, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS (1 May – 14 September ) was an Anglo-Irish soldier and Tory statesman who was one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain, serving twice as Prime won a notable victory against Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo in Wellesley was born in Children: Arthur, Charles.

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LIFE OF FIELD-MARSHAL HIS GRACE THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON. IN THREE VOLUMES. VOL. I II III. (THREE VOLUMES) W. Maxwell. London: Henry G. Bohn, Half Leather. Complete in three volumes. With portrait frontispieces, additional title pages, engraved, and additional plates throughout.

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With a Biographical Memoir, BY. George Henry Francis, ESQ. Life of Field-Marshal His Grace the Duke of Wellington. London: H.G. Bohn, (OCoLC) Named Person: Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of; Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: W H Maxwell.

“We would rather see his hooked nose on the field that a reinforcement of 20, men” Said another veteran. Wellington said in later life to lady Salisbury, that by the end of the Peninsular war that he had beaten the army into such good shape that “I could have done anything with that army it was in such perfect order.”.

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by George Henry Francis (Gutenberg ebook). Field-Marshal of England. The English baton was presented to the future Duke of Wellington for his military successes, but more specifically because after his victory at Vittoria he presented the captured Marshal's baton of Jean-Baptiste Jourdan to George, the Prince Regent (at the time Prince Regent as his father George III was deemed too mentally ill to govern).

THE LIFE MILITARY AND CIVIL OF THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON Compiled Chiefly from the Materials of W. Maxwell by An Old Soldier and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Arthur Wellesley, 1st duke of Wellington, Irish-born commander of the British army during the Napoleonic Wars and later prime minister of Great Britain (–30).

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