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Featured battle : Turin

Part of The War of the Spanish Succession

Date : 07 September 1706

A French army under the Duc d'Orléans and Marshall Marsin were beseiging Turin. The Allied [Austrian Imperial] army commanded by Prince Eugene attacked and routed them.

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Battle of Lansdown Hill, Waller's second position

Battle of Lansdown Hill, Waller's second position

A view south from the centre of the battlefield looking at the plateau at the top of the hill. This is where Waller and the Parliamentarians fell back to form a second line after the ferocious initial assult of the Cornishmen.

Gallery updated : 2016-02-21 17:33:57

Featured review :

Jungle Bashers - A British Infantry Battalion in the Malayan Emergency 1951-1954

Bonner, Robert
'For those wishing to explore the Malayan Emergency from the viewpoint of the infantryman at the sharp end, this work is an essential tool. It is highly recommended for the casual reader, veteran, student and any professional historian researching the Malayan Emergency.
Fleur de Lys Publishers, 2003

Reviewed : 2012-01-30 00:00:00