[Wellington's Smallest Victory The Duke the Model Maker and the Secret of Waterloo] Free ☆ Peter Hofschröer


  • Paperback
  • 324
  • Wellington's Smallest Victory The Duke the Model Maker and the Secret of Waterloo
  • Peter Hofschröer
  • English
  • 07 August 2020
  • 9780571217694

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    Peter Hofschröer ä 5 Free download [Wellington's Smallest Victory The Duke the Model Maker and the Secret of Waterloo] Free ☆ Peter Hofschröer This book's structure follows a nearly chronological account of Capt Siborne's struggle to create and display his model of the Battle of Waterloo against the behind the scenes machinations of the Duke of Wellington The account while very detailed and obviously well researched is not as vividly written as A Model

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    [Wellington's Smallest Victory The Duke the Model Maker and the Secret of Waterloo] Free ☆ Peter Hofschröer What's small is waging a petty campaign to denigrate a long dead historical figure Foolishness indeed Apart from that it was potentially an interesting tale

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    [Wellington's Smallest Victory The Duke the Model Maker and the Secret of Waterloo] Free ☆ Peter Hofschröer A diligent and painstaking piece of research provides an interesting footnote to history By following a subsidiary strand in the various accounts of the Battle of Waterloo the author convincingly establishes that Wellington's own version was inaccurate and deliberately soIn the years following the battle a young lieutenant is commissioned to make a large scale model showing the disposition of the opposing forces at a d

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    [Wellington's Smallest Victory The Duke the Model Maker and the Secret of Waterloo] Free ☆ Peter Hofschröer I finished the book feeling that Siborne's passion somewhat eualled by the author's attempt to tell his story It was somewhat dry with too much detail but at the same time rich with somehistorical facts It was interesting to note the amount o

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