Blenheim 1704: Marlborough's Greatest Victory

Blenheim 1704: Marlborough's Greatest Victory

by James Falkner
     
 

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A detailed and easily followed guidebook that tells the story of the Duke of Marlborough's victory at the Battle of Blenheim in 1704 and takes the reader across the Bavarian battlefield, rediscovering the lanes and by-ways tramped by the soldiers of 300 years ago. Blenheim was scene of the greatest military victory for a British commander. The author's skillful use

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A detailed and easily followed guidebook that tells the story of the Duke of Marlborough's victory at the Battle of Blenheim in 1704 and takes the reader across the Bavarian battlefield, rediscovering the lanes and by-ways tramped by the soldiers of 300 years ago. Blenheim was scene of the greatest military victory for a British commander. The author's skillful use of maps, his detailed knowledge of the ground, and his deep military understanding combine to give the reader an unprecedented feel for the twists and turns of this exciting and complex battle.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844150502
Publisher:
Pen & Sword Books Limited
Publication date:
10/03/2004
Series:
Battleground Marlborough Series
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.20(d)

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