Wellington’s Right Hand: Rowland, Viscount Hill :: Joanna Hill

Wellington’s Right Hand: Rowland, Viscount Hill :: Joanna Hill soon to be presented for sale on the first-class BookLovers of Bath web site!

Stroud: Spellmount, 2011, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Plans of battle; Colour plates; Black & white plates; Maps; Frontispiece; Appendices (3);

From the cover: One of the most unlikely soldiers of his day, General Rowland Hill, 1st Viscount Hill of Almarez was imaginative, brave and perhaps more surprisingly for the period in which he lived and fought compassionate towards those under his command. This is the compelling story of one of historys forgotten heroes, a man who frequently led from the front in some of the deadliest battles of the Napoleonic Wars. Hill was given his own detached corps…

Introduction by: Lieutenant General White-Spunner

Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.

Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 256 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I fascinate you with a carefully selected medley featured in my Biography catalogue?



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