THE CAMPAIGNS OF SIR WILLIAM WALLER, 1642-1645

SPRING (L.)

C100

£21.95

104pp., c.50 colour & b/w illus., P.B. 2019. Using contemporary accounts to describe events, this book looks at Waller’s campaigns from the siege of Portsmouth in June 1642 to April 1645 when his army was disbanded. It includeshis victories in the West in 1643, the raising of a new army in August 1643, the sieges of Basing House and Arundel Castle along with the defence of Farnham and the storming of Alton.  Also included is Waller’s many battles including Lansdown, Roundway Down, Cheriton, Cropredy Bridge, and the Second Battle of Newbury.