Letters Home from The Crimea

Letters Home from The Crimea❰PDF❯ ✎ Letters Home from The Crimea Author Temple Godman – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Among the British troops bound for the Black Sea in May 1854 was a young officer in the 5th Dragoon Guards Richard Temple Godman Godman sent many detailed letters home to his family in Surrey througho Among the from The Kindle ´ British troops bound for the Black Sea in May was a young officer in the th Dragoon Guards Richard Temple Godman Godman sent many detailed letters home to his family in Surrey throughout the campaign Letters Home Kindle - He served through the entire war and took part in the Charge of the Heavy Brigade at Balaklava not returning to England until June Fresh and easy to read Godman's letters provide an un rivaled picture of what it Home from The eBook ↠ was really like to be in the Crimea His dispatches from the fields of war reveal his wide interests and varied experiences including riding hunting and smoking Turkish tobacco He also recorded the heavy casualties among both men and horses caused by battle disease deprivation and lack of medicines He also wrote scathingly about military rivalry at the top inaccurate newspaper reporting and well bred female volunteers in the hospitals. An intermittently fascinating look at the sporting country gentleman's obsessions when sent to war You think you've seen entitlement? We have much to learn

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  • Paperback
  • 224 pages
  • Letters Home from The Crimea
  • Temple Godman
  • English
  • 01 November 2015
  • 9781900624244