A Close Run Thing : (Matthew Hervey 1) Paperback / softback
Part of the Matthew Hervey series
Waterloo, 1815As the war against Bonaparte rages to its bloody end upon the field of Waterloo, a young officer goes about his duty in the ranks of Wellington's army.
He is Cornet Matthew Hervey of the 6th Light Dragoons - a soldier, gentleman and man or honour, who suddenly finds himself allotted a hero's role ... Momentous times call for momentous acts: as the Napoleonic Wars escalate, Cornet Hervey faces decisions, both military and romantic, which will change the course of his life, and possibly the outcome of Waterloo... 'I have never read a more enthralling account of a battle ...
This is the first in a series of Matthew Hervey adventures.
The next can't come soon enough for me'Daily Mail
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 528 pages
- Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/03/2000
- Category: Historical adventure
- ISBN: 9780553507133