A SCOT’S GREY AT WATERLOO: THE REMARKABLE STORY OF SERGEANT WILLIAM CLARKE.
338pp., 16 illus. 2017. William Clarke’s 600-page memoir describing his enlistment and military career, the highlight of which was the Waterloo campaign, which he describes in unusual detail. Thanks to this rare discovery, the reader can follow the movements of the Scots Greys at every stage of the action throughout the three days from Quatre-Bras to that climatic encounter on the Mont St Jean.