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Recollections of the eventful life of a soldier.

by Joseph Donaldson

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Published by G. B. Zieber & co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peninsular War, 1807-1814 -- Personal narratives

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy the late Joseph Donaldson, sergeant in the Ninety-fourth Scot brigade.
    Series(The Home and traveller"s library, no. 7)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA68.12.D6 A2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, [9]-231 p.
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6945041M
    LC Control Number04024412
    OCLC/WorldCa2805192

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recollections of the eventful life of a soldier £ £ Published in association with The National Army Museum London, this memoir of civilian life in Glasgow and of the Peninsula War tells the early story of a private who served with Picton’s Division, left the army inand ended his military career as a recruiting officer for the East India Company.

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The vicissitudes of' his subsequent career might have formed an interesting, though melan choly, sequel to the present volume. The few particulars we have gathered refer chiefly to that period of his life. Book. Genre/Form: Personal narratives: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Donaldson, Joseph, Recollections of the eventful life of a soldier.

By Randolph H. McKim. This volume is widely recognized as one of the best Confederate memoirs by a dedicated and articulate Christian officer.

McKim records his remarkable military career which included service in the artillery, infantry, and cavalry as a private, a /5(7). recollections of the eventful life of a soldier Deservedly well-known to historians, these are the recollections of a Scottish soldier whose military career stretched for some 21 years, from a private in Picton's Division in the Peninsula War to service as a recruiting officer for the East India Pages:   His description of the horrors of Masséna’s retreat from Portugal in is a very striking piece of lurid writing The Eventful Life of a Soldier is well worth reading” (Oman, Wellington’s army p.

30). Author — Sergeant Joseph Donaldson ()Brand: Wagram Press. The Eventful Life of a Soldier is well worth reading” (Oman, Wellington’s army p. 30). Author — Sergeant Joseph Donaldson () Text taken, whole and complete, from the edition published in Philadelphia, G.

Zieber & co., Original Page Count – vii, and : Wagram Press. [NAPOLEANIC WARS] RECOLLECTIONS OF THE EVENTFUL LIFE OF A SOLDIER. & handsome. Narrative covers fifteen years of Sergeant Donaldson’s life, and six years of his army life from to One of the highly regarded enlisted memoirs of British army life during the later Napoleonic wars, and especially in the Spanish Peninsula under.

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Addeddate Pages: Else VG, & handsome. Narrative covers fifteen years of Sergeant Donaldson’s life, and six years of his army life from to One of the highly regarded enlisted memoirs of British army life during the later Napoleonic wars, and especially in the Spanish Peninsula under Wellington.

Fine addition to any Napoleonic library. Superb. Donaldson, Joseph The War in the Peninsula: A Continuation of the Recollections of the Eventful Life of a Soldier Known bound with the first volume of Donaldson's memoirs. Editions Glasgow: W.R.

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This was followed by attempts to ban the bomb, or at least to ban nuclear testing. The author was fortunate to be near the center of U.S. efforts in many of these attempts, and the book describes important activities and events that.He wrote A Soldier’s Recollections in drawing on the wisdom of age and his first-hand diaries, which he kept during his years as a soldier and as a chaplain.

This is an extensive book, with twenty-one chapters ranging from the Constitutional issue involved .Chief O'Neill's Sketchy Recollections of an Eventful Life in Chicago book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This remarkable /5.