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Canada and the Crimea, or, Sketches of a soldier"s life

from the journals and correspondence of the late Major Ranken, R.E.

by George Ranken

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Published by Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by W. Bayne Ranken
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 37025, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 37025
ContributionsRanken, W. Bayne, (William Bayne), 1829-1889
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches (180 fr.)
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24391960M
ISBN 100665370253

The Crimean War, , interrupted a half-century of peace between the European great powers. What began as a diplomatic tussle for influence between Britain, France and Russia over the weakening Ottoman Empire soon turned into a bitter and drawn-out war . - My Mum was a war bride Mum and Dad meant in London England where I was born her and I came over in my Dad went over in with the 14th pins.

London: Fine Art Society, No binding. Near Fine. Paper size: /4 x 17 inches Image size (not text): 25 x /8 inches Circa "The Charge of the Six Hundred" by Lady Elizabeth Butler. Black and white photogravure (not a steel. - Explore feidlym's board "Canada at war" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Canadian army, War, Canadian soldiers pins.

The Army of the East in Malta moved to Turkey and was for a couple of months camped in and around Scutari. Then in June the army deployed to Varna in Bulgaria in support of Turkish operations on the Danube, here the French General Vanson made many meticulous sketches of our troops. The Battles of the Crimea; With Other Poems on the Most Touching and Interesting Incidents of the Campaign (Port Hope, ON: J. C. Ansley, ), by Mrs. Alfred Hayward (multiple formats at ) Filed under: Crimean war, -- Personal narratives.


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