WASTE OF BLOOD AND TREASURE The 1799 Anglo-Russian Invasion of the Netherlands

RRP: £19.99
Summer Sale: £4.79

In 1799, as part of the Second Coalition against France, an Anglo-Russian army landed in Holland to overthrow the Batavian Republic and to reinstate the Stadtholder William V of Orange.Five major battles were fought between armies of four different nations. This book examines British, French, Dutch and Russian sources to reveal a fascinating tale of intrigue, diplomatic skulduggery and daring action. Spies, politicians, sailors and soldiers all play a part in the exciting story of an expedition that made (and broke) reputations and tested alliances.

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