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The Resource Waterloo : the history of four days, three armies, and three battles, Bernard Cornwell

Waterloo : the history of four days, three armies, and three battles, Bernard Cornwell

Label
Waterloo : the history of four days, three armies, and three battles
Title
Waterloo
Title remainder
the history of four days, three armies, and three battles
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Cornwell
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated account chronicles in detail events ranging from Napoleon's escape from Elba through Waterloo's three major battlefield events
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cornwell, Bernard
Dewey number
940.2/742
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
Target audience
adult
Label
Waterloo : the history of four days, three armies, and three battles, Bernard Cornwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Glorious news! Nap's landed again in France, hurrah! -- Napoleon has humbugged me, by God! -- the fate of France is in your hands! -- Avancez, mes enfants, courage, encore une fois, Français! -- Ah! Now I've got them, those English! -- A cannon ball came from the Lord knows where and took the head off our right-hand man -- The Big Boots don't like rough stuff! -- Those terrible grey horses, how they fight! --We had our revenge! Such slaughtering! -- The most beautiful troops in the world -- Defend yourselves! Defend yourselves! They are coming in everywhere! -- Next to a battle lose, the greatest misery is a battle gained -- Aftermath : a thousand shall fall beside thee, and ten thousand at thy right hand, but it shall not come nigh thee
Control code
ocn887857577
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780062312051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.2742 C816 ; XX-N ; [A14BP180, #29, 5@$35.00, DLG/CD].
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 887857577
  • (OCoLC)887857577
Label
Waterloo : the history of four days, three armies, and three battles, Bernard Cornwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Glorious news! Nap's landed again in France, hurrah! -- Napoleon has humbugged me, by God! -- the fate of France is in your hands! -- Avancez, mes enfants, courage, encore une fois, Français! -- Ah! Now I've got them, those English! -- A cannon ball came from the Lord knows where and took the head off our right-hand man -- The Big Boots don't like rough stuff! -- Those terrible grey horses, how they fight! --We had our revenge! Such slaughtering! -- The most beautiful troops in the world -- Defend yourselves! Defend yourselves! They are coming in everywhere! -- Next to a battle lose, the greatest misery is a battle gained -- Aftermath : a thousand shall fall beside thee, and ten thousand at thy right hand, but it shall not come nigh thee
Control code
ocn887857577
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780062312051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.2742 C816 ; XX-N ; [A14BP180, #29, 5@$35.00, DLG/CD].
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 887857577
  • (OCoLC)887857577

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