Wellington (1769-1852), the 'Iron Duke' is probably one of the best known military commanders of British history, but this short biography also reveals the complex workings of this frequently most misunderstood of British heroes.
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(198mm x 128mm x 10mm)
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
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Author Biography - Elizabeth Longford
Elizabeth Longford was a renowned biographer and has written books on Queen Victoria, Wellington, Byron, Wilfred Scawen Blunt and the present Queen Mother. Her Victoria RI (1964) won the James Tait Black memorial prize. Her pocket biography on Queen Victoria was published in 1999 and her memoirs, 'The Pebbled Shore' in 2004.