A History of the British Army

by the Hon. J. W. Fortescue

in 20 volumes

A History of the British Army
by The Hon. J. W. Fortescue
in 20 volumes

Sir John Fortescue needs no introduction as the man who wrote this famous history of the British Army from the Norman Conquest to the First World War which to this day remains one of the greatest masterpieces in the field of military history.

Sir John wrote his monumental work on the British Army between 1899 and 1930, starting it after leaving the post of secretary to the Governor of the Windward Islands and during his work as librarian of Windsor Castle (1905-1926).

Naval and Military Press have reprinted this valuable and timeless work in its entirety, faithful to the originals in all respects including reproducing the valuable maps volumes in colour.

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Purchase the complete set of all 20 volumes of Fortescue’s History of the British Army for only £450.00. By purchasing this way you will be making a saving of £110.00 on the individual volume price and you can also choose to take advantage of our Painless Payment Option! Your payments can be spread over 4 or 12 months at no additional charge on your credit card or debit card, costing as little as £37.50 per month.

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Volume I
Volume II
Volume III
Volume IV - Part 1
Volume IV - Part 2
Volume IV - Maps
Volume V
Volume VI
Volume VII 1809 - 1810
Volume VII - Maps
Volume VIII 1811 - 1812
Volume VIII - Maps/Plans
Volume IX 1813 - 1812
Volume X 1814 - 1815
Volume IX & X - Maps
Volume XI 1815 - 1838
Volume XII 1839 -1852
Volume XII - Maps
Volume XIII 1852-1870
Volume XIII - Maps

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