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  - Chris_El - LibraryThing

I didn't realize that this is volume one of two when I started reading it. A thorough biography of Wellington's military years. It ends with the battle of Waterloo and immediate aftermath. While there ... Read full review

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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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