Trifles from my port-folio, or, Recollections of scenes and small adventures

during twenty-nine years" military service in the Peninsular War and invasion of France, the East Indies, campaign in Nepaul [sic], St. Helena during the detention and until the death of Napoleon, and Upper and Lower Canada by Walter Henry

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Subjects:

  • Napoleon -- I, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1769-1821,
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Military life,
  • Canada -- Description and travel
  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRecollections of scenes and small adventures
    Statementby a staff surgeon
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 16070-16075
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14974051M

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