Wellington: a new biography

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Sutton, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 139 pages
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A short biography of Wellington, the Iron Duke, one of the best known military commanders of British history. Covers not only Wellington the war hero and Waterloo, but also his political career and Wellington the ladies' man and his marriage to Kitty Pakenham.

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User Review  - alyceliber - LibraryThing

I would consider this to be a "scholarly" work, quite a lot of detail. Not good for a discussion group - especially when the others in the group didn't finish it and several couldn't find it. This would be good for someone doing research. Read full review

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User Review  - Mimi - Goodreads

Comprehensive and yet concise, Longford's portrait of the Iron Duke stirs readers who don't have time to read lengthy bibliographies. Read full review

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