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Military memoirs of Marlborough"s campaigns, 1702-1712

by Robert Parker

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Published by Greenhill Books, Stackpole Books in London, Mechanicsburg, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722 -- Military leadership.,
  • Spanish Succession, War of, 1701-1714 -- Personal narratives.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementby Captain Robert Parker, Royal Regiment of Foot of Ireland, and the Comte de Mérode-Westerloo, Field Marshal of the Holy Roman Empire ; edited by David Chandler.
    ContributionsMérode-Westerloo, Jean Philippe Eugene, comte de, 1674-1732., Chandler, David G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD281.5 .P37 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 276 p. :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL359823M
    ISBN 101853673307
    LC Control Number98019844

    James Falkner is a leading writer on seventeenth and eighteenth-century warfare and he has made a special study of the War of the Spanish Succession () and the military exploits of the Duke of Marlborough. His book, Great and Glorious Days: Marlborough's Battles , is one of the outstanding studies of the : £   Marlborough's Other Army: The British Army and the Campaigns of the First Peninsular War, by Nicholas Dorrell, Paperback | Barnes & Noble®. ×. Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date. For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now. : Helion and Company.

    Marlborough broke France's military power for a hundred years. As James Falkner demonstrates in this, the first full-scale guide to the subject, the story of these famous campaigns makes compelling and exciting reading, and the sites associated with them are evocative places that can easily be visited today. Marlborough's Other Army - The British Army and the Campaigns of the First Peninsula War, , Nicholas Dorrell Century of the Soldier No.2 Although the War of the Spanish Succession is best known for the Duke of Marlborough's campaigns on the eastern borders of France, the official aim of the war was to place the Hapsburg.

    The most successful British general until the advent of Napoleon, John Churchill, the first Duke of Marlborough, was also a successful, if devious politcian, and a commanding figure both on the continent of Europe and the English court from the time of King James II/5. MARLBOROUGH'S OTHER ARMY, 2ND EDITION: The British Army and the Campaigns of the First Peninsular War, Nicholas Dorrell This work not only provides a detailed look at the army that fought the Spanish and Portuguese campaigns of Marlborough's war, but also offers an insight into the course of the war in Iberia.


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Given that the Spanish campaigns are only treated as a sideline in general books about the Spanish Succession War, I decided to try Mr. Dorrell's book. On the plus side, Dorrell's book is clearly underpinned by extensive research. He managed to reconstruct pretty much every relevant order of battle, happily including the Schlippenbach dragoons/5(10).

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Marlborough's Other Army An often neglected aspect of Marlborough’s war is its crucial campaign in Spain and Portugal, also known as the First Peninsula War of – Whilst this campaign was critical to the outcome of the war, relatively little information is available about it or the army that fought it.

Title: MARLBOROUGH'S OTHER ARMY: THE BRITISH ARMY AND THE CAMPAIGNS OF THE FIRST PENINSULAR WAR, (2ND EDITION) Author Name: Dorrell, N. Categories: Military, Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Paperback Book Condition: New kg: kg Seller ID: Keywords: 17th Century.

Easy to read book of two first-hand (edited) accounts of officers who fought during Marlborough's campaigns in Europe during the War of Spanish Succession, to The accounts are from both sides of the conflict with the first half of the book taken up with Captain Robert Parker who fought with the Royal Regiment of Foot of Ireland/5.

special campaign series: an outline of marlborough’s campaigns £ £ Part of the acclaimed “Special Campaign” series of works intended for serious professional students of military history each volume is interspersed with strategical and tactical comments and illustrated by numerous sketches. Get this from a library.

Military memoirs of Marlborough's campaigns, [Robert Parker; Jean Philippe Eugene Mérode-Westerloo, comte de; David G Chandler]. Military Memoirs of Marlborough's Campaigns, by Merode-Westerloo, Comte de, Parker, Robert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The book I will be discussing is Marlborough's Other British Army and the Campaigns of the First Peninsular War, by Nicholas Dorrell.

Dorrell wrote Marlborough's Last Chance in Spain a couple of years ago. In his book, Dorrell describes the campaigns on the Iberian Peninsula in chronological : Wienand Drenth.

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by Dorrell, Nicholas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(4). Marlborough’s War Machine () is an excellent addition to a growing collection of first rate books about Marlborough by James Falkner.

He has previously dissected Marlborough’s career from various other angles – this gives an obvious depth to his knowledge This book hits a more niche market but hits it : £ The succession of the French Duke of Anjou to the Spanish throne in provoked the formation of a Grand Alliance to thwart the king's expansionist ambitions.

Led by the Duke of Marlborough, the army of the Grand Alliance declared war on France. Between andthis united force, comprised of English, Dutch, Danish, Prussian, Austrian and other German troops, were victorious at such Price: $ Military Memoirs of Marlborough's Campaigns, by David G.

Chandler; Robert Parker; Jean P. Merode-Westerloo A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.

This is a straight forward military history with chapters following the campaigns for each year of the war, beginning in Each chapter reviews the year’s campaign, sometimes with a map, and closely examines each battle of that year. Which brings me to /5(11). Marlborough's Last Chance in Spain: The Spanish Campaign of Now Available.

This page is dedicated to an overview of a book written by one of club members about the Spanish Campaign of The book contains details of all the battles and actions in the campaign. It also contain many OOB's, maps and other material on the armies involved.General John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, 1st Prince of Mindelheim, 1st Count of Nellenburg, Prince of the Holy Roman Empire, KG, PC (26 May – 16 June O.S.), was an English soldier and statesman whose career spanned the reigns of five a gentry family, he served first as a page at the court of the House of Stuart under James, Duke of York, through the s and Awards: Knight of the Order of the Garter.

An often neglected aspect of Marlborough's war is its crucial campaign in Spain and Portugal, also known as the First Peninsula War of Whilst this campaign was critical to the outcome of the war, relatively little information is available about it or the army that fought it/5(2).