The Road to Armageddon, The Life and Letters of Lieutenant Henry Cadogan, RWF (1868 - 1914)
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Brown cloth boards with gold lettering to spine.
Very good, no visible marks, lightly handled.
Very good, very tiny patch of creasing to top of back cover.
2009, First edition.
Signed copy, 278 pp. The Life and Letters of Lieutenant Henry Cadogan, RWF (1868 - 1914) Contains many black and white photographs and maps.
Written and compiled by his Grandson, following the career of a typical infantry officer in the late-nineteenth century, through his letters home to his large family. Often stationed far from home across the Empire, Henry Cadogan rises to command the 1st Batallion, The Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Ill prepared for modern warfare, they are posted to Belgium in 1914.