Charge of the Light Brigade

Charge of the Light Brigade

by J Sweetman
     
 

The Charge of the Light Brigade, famously immortalized by Tennyson, lasted only 20 minutes from beginning to end and was but one of the three dramatic phases of the Battle of Balaclava. John Sweetman describes this dashing series of actions, including "The Thin Red Line" and the Charge of the Heavy Brigade, as the Anglo-French army besieging the Crimean port of…  See more details below

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The Charge of the Light Brigade, famously immortalized by Tennyson, lasted only 20 minutes from beginning to end and was but one of the three dramatic phases of the Battle of Balaclava. John Sweetman describes this dashing series of actions, including "The Thin Red Line" and the Charge of the Heavy Brigade, as the Anglo-French army besieging the Crimean port of Sebastopol defended its supply base from Russian attack.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781841761305
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
06/25/2000
Series:
Trade Editions Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
7.28(w) x 9.76(h) x 0.30(d)

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