Vol. XI – 1815-1838. Fortescue looks at the British Army in 1815, and particularly the recruit in England. Every detail of his life is included, and the picture is an important one for all who are interested in this period of military and social history. The War with Nepal, the Pindari War, the War in Ceylon and the War with Burma all occupy the subsequent pages followed by the Ashanti campaign and the Kaffir War of 1834-35. This volume also includes details of Home Affairs and Foreign Policy.
FORTESCUE’S HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY: VOLUME XI
Vol XI of Fortescue’s British army history (1815-38) is taken up with the life of the recruit in the post-Waterloo army; and a series of small wars in Neapal, Ceylon, Burma and Africa.