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A gentleman volunteer

George Hennell

A gentleman volunteer

letters of George Hennell from the Peninsular War, 1812-1813

by George Hennell

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Hennell, George, ca. 1780-1831.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Biography.,
    • Peninsular War, 1807-1814 -- Personal narratives, British.,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementedited by Michael Glover.
      ContributionsGlover, Michael, 1922-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC232 .H495 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination181 p., [6] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages181
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3908692M
      ISBN 100434295612
      LC Control Number81471632
      OCLC/WorldCa6931118

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