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Crimean War.

John Langdon-Davies

Crimean War.

by John Langdon-Davies

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English


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SeriesJackdaw ;, no. 11
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 87/7012 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 portfolio :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2491014M
LC Control Number87460084

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The Crimean War (–) feels emblematic of this decade. Here, old met new as horses and swords did battle against mass-produced rifles and long-range cannons. It featured the infamous Charge of the Light Brigade – an event that saw a battalion of British light cavalry ride directly into a three-sided onslaught of artillery and musket fire. It was a massive military blunder and yet in   However, the book's true originality lies in its unravelling of the Crimean War's religious origins -- Mark Bostridge * Financial Times * Keenly judged, vivid history of a bloody and pointless conflict * Sunday Times Culture * An exhaustively researched, beautifully written book -- Saul David * BBC History * One of our most engaging narrative

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