A Close Run Thing : (Matthew Hervey 1), Paperback

A Close Run Thing : (Matthew Hervey 1) Paperback



Waterloo, 1815 - As the war against Bonaparte rages to its bloody end upon the field of Waterloo, a young officer goes about his duty in the ranks of Wellington's army.

He is Cornet Matthew Hervey of the 6th Light Dragoons - a soldier, gentleman and man or honour, who suddenly finds himself allotted a hero's role ...Momentous times call for momentous acts: as the Napoleonic Wars escalate, Cornet Hervey faces decisions, both military and romantic, which will change the course of his life, and possibly the outcome of Waterloo..."I have never read a more enthralling account of a battle ...This is the first in a series of Matthew Hervey adventures.

The next can't come soon enough for me" - "Daily Mail".


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 528 pages, map
  • Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
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  • Category: Historical adventure
  • ISBN: 9780553507133



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