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Four Days in June: Waterloo: A Battle for Honour and Glory Iain Gale

Four Days in June: Waterloo: A Battle for Honour and Glory

Iain Gale

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ISBN : 9780007201044
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369 pages
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It is June 1815, and three armies have converged on the fields of Waterloo to fight a historic battle for honor, glory, and civilization. Amidst the masses of soldiers, five men prepare to face one another: General De Lancey, Wellingtons newMoreIt is June 1815, and three armies have converged on the fields of Waterloo to fight a historic battle for honor, glory, and civilization. Amidst the masses of soldiers, five men prepare to face one another: General De Lancey, Wellingtons new Quartermaster-General, recently married and yearning for his beautiful wife- Colonel MacDonnell, a Scot who must hold his post to the last man- General Ziethen of the Prussian army, distrustful of the British but vital to their cause- Marshall Ney, mistrusted by Napoleon but revered by the French soldiers- and Napoleon himself, who must prove his worth as a great warrior for the glory of France. As the conflict develops and draws to its bloody conclusion, each of the five men view the the battle from a different perspective, and all experience defiance, desperation, and great courage.