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campaign, a poem, to ... the Duke of Marlborough.

Joseph Addison

campaign, a poem, to ... the Duke of Marlborough.

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Published by Tonson in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsMarlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722.
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. :
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21426131M


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John Churchill was the son of Sir Winston Churchill, member of. This is a very tightly focused book, looking at the campaigns and battles fought by the Duke of Marlborough. While it does cover his entire life, the vast bulk of the book is devoted to the five years from Blenheim in to Malplaquet inlooking at each major battle in great detail.

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The 11th Duke of Marlborough, John George Vanderbilt Henry Spencer-Churchill, was laid to rest in a private funeral in Woodstock, Oxfordshire on. Generals at the Battle of Blenheim: The Duke of Marlborough and Prince Eugene of Savoy against Marshall Tallard, Marshall Marsin and the Elector of Bavaria.

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Page - Marlborough was raised to the head of the army, and indeed of the confederacy; where he, a new, a private man, a subject, acquired, by merit and by management, a more deciding influence than high birth, confirmed authority, and even the crown of Great Britain, had given to King William.

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John Churchill, the Duke of Marlborough (), was one of the greatest military commanders and statesmen in the history of England. Victorious in the Battles of Blenheim (), Ramillies (), and countless other campaigns, Marlborough, whose political intrigues were almost as legendary as his military skill, never fought a battle he Brand: University of Chicago Press.

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