Originally published in 1821, this book vividly describes scenes of war with all its maddening excitement and all its horrors, as experienced by an anonymous Private who served in the 42nd Highlanders for 12 years during the latter part of the Peninsula War.

The Personal Narrative of a Private Soldier: Who Served in the Forty-Second High

  • 1997 Ken Trotman Publications UK facsimilie of 1821 edition


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