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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 19th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementByron Farwell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA68 .F37 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3028516M
ISBN 100393302350
LC Control Number85009002

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  Throughout Queen Victoria’s long reign there was not a single year in which, somewhere in the world, British soldiers were not fighting for her and her Empire. It tells the fascinating story of the little known and extraordinary small wars, and of the men who fought : Queen Victoria’s Little Wars The author, Byron Farwell noted, that in the last quarter of the nineteenth century little wars came ever more frequently. There were plenty of military campaigns, /5(6). Throughout Queen Victoria’s long reign there was not a single year in which, somewhere in the world, British soldiers were not fighting for her and her Empire. It tells the fascinating story of the little known and extraordinary small wars, and of the men who fought them. Queen Victoria fought more wars in her time then any queen in english history. Under Victoria the british government was involved in countless wars in the colonies across the world. This was the era of the great british empire, that the sun never set on. THis book details these wars from the war against the SIhks to the wars in Sudan and the Boer war and many more/5(41).

Throughout Queen Victoria's long reign there was not a single year in which somewhere in the world British soldiers were not fighting for her and her Empire. Byron Farwell's latest book records the fascinating story of these little-known wars, and of the men who fought them/5(33). Queen Victoria's Little Wars The author, Byron Farwell noted, that in the last quarter of the nineteenth century little wars came ever more frequently. There were plenty of military campaigns, plenty of revolts to quash and full scams wars, from the time of Queen Victoria's ascension to the throne until her death, and until this book nobody had /5(6). Queen Victoria’s Little Wars was originally published in , and has like those little wars become a forgotten book, and it is good to see this recent publication, bringing an excellent historical account back in to print, well done Pen and Sword/5(39).   The reign of Queen Victoria was the high water mark of the British Empire, and during her reign,dozens of little wars were fought throughout her empire. Mr. Farwell is able to take the highlights of these little wars and string them together into a fascinating and very readable story.5/5(5).