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The History of Great Britain from the Death of George II Volume N . 3; To the Coronation of George IV Designed as a Continuation of Hume and Smollett (Paperback) Loot Price: R2,104
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The History of Great Britain from the Death of George II Volume N . 3; To the Coronation of George IV Designed as a...

The History of Great Britain from the Death of George II Volume N . 3; To the Coronation of George IV Designed as a Continuation of Hume and Smollett (Paperback)

James Rodger Miller

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1832 Excerpt: ...their country was exposed: for France was by this time possessed of. all the Austrian Netherlands, and seemed bent upon penetrating into the territories of the United.Provinces. In February, the duke of Cumberland began to assemble the allied forces'; and in the latter end of March they took the field in three separate bodies. His royal highness, ' with the English, Hanoverians, and Hessians, fixed his head-quarters at the-village of Tilberg: tlip prince of Waldeck was posted with the Dutch troops at Breda: and mareseha) Bathiani collected the Austrians and Bavarians in Che neighborhood of Venlo. The whole, army amounted to one hundred and twenty thousand men, who lay inactive six weeks, exposed to the inclemency of the weather, .and almost destitute of forage and provision.. Count 'Saxe, by this rime created mareschal-general of France, continued his troops within their canton; mente at Bruges, Antwerp, and Brussels, declaring, that when the allied army should be weakened by sickness and mortality, be would convince the duke of Cumberland, that the.first duty of a general is to provide for the health and preservation of his troops. In April, this fortunate commander took the field, at the head of one hundred and forty thousand men; commanded a and the count de Clennont separate body of nineteen battalions and thirty squadrons. Count Lowendahl was detached pn the sixteenth day of the month, with seven.and twenty, thousand men, to invade Dutch Flanders: at the. same time, the French minister at the Hague presented a memorial to the States, intimating, that his master was obliged to take this step by the necessity of war; but that his troops should observe the strictest discipline, without interfering with lie religion, government, or commerce of the republic: ...

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Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: May 2012
First published: May 2012
Authors: James Rodger Miller
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 43mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 850
ISBN-13: 978-1-159-72585-3
Categories: Books > Humanities > History > General
Books > History > General
LSN: 1-159-72585-3
Barcode: 9781159725853

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