A PEER AMONG PRINCES: THE LIFE OF THOMAS GRAHAM, VICTOR OF BARROSA, HERO OF THE PENINSULAR WAR

GRANT (P.)

D149

£25.00

240pp., 20 illus. 2019.  He was one of the Duke of Wellington’s ablest lieutenants during the Peninsular War – he won a great victory against the French at the Battle of Barrosa, conducted the siege of San Sebastian and acted as the duke’s second in command. But he was much more than a soldier – he had broad interests as a wealthy and innovative Scottish landowner, politician, sportsman and traveller.