The Emperors Library

Colonial Era Biographies and More

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A collection of 116 titles Biographies of famous officers who served throughout the Empire

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The books are;

1.                 A history of the British army vol.11 1815-38

2.                 A history of the British army vol.12 1839-52

3.                 A history of the British army vol.13 Maps

4.                 A hundred years of conflict being some records of the services of six generals of the Doyle family, 1756-1856

5.                 A memoir of his private life based on the journals and correspondence of His Royal Highness Duke of Cambridge vol.1

6.                 A memoir of his private life based on the journals and correspondence of His Royal Highness Duke of Cambridge vol.2

7.                 Addiscombe, its heroes and men of note

8.                 An old soldier's memories

9.                 At home and on the battlefield; letters from the Crimea, China and Egypt, 1854-1888

10.             Autobiography and journals of Admiral Lord Clarence E. Paget, G.C.B.

11.             Autobiography of Lt.Gen. Sir Harry Smith Vol.1

12.             Autobiography of Lt.Gen. Sir Harry Smith Vol.2

13.             Battle Honours of the British Army

14.             Brave British soldiers and the Victoria cross (Boys own)

15.             Britain's roll of glory

16.             British military prints

17.             British Regiments at the front_ the story of their battle honours

18.             Campaigning on the Oxus, and the fall of Khiva

19.             Campaigns of a war correspondent

20.             Colin Campbell, Lord Clyde

21.             Days of a soldier's life - being letters of Gen.Walker

22.             Empire on the seven seas_ the British Empire 1784-1939

23.             Essay on the Military Policy and Institutions of the British Empire

24.             Fifty years in the Royal Navy - Sir Percy Scott

25.             From Kabul to Kumassi. Twenty-four years of soldiering and sport

26.             From midshipman to field marshal vol.1

27.             From midshipman to field marshal vol.2

28.             Frontiers and Wars by Churchill

29.             General Sir Alex Taylor - His Times His Friends And His Work vol.1

30.             Handbook for the 0.45 inch Gatling gun

31.             Her Majesty's Army; a descriptive account of the various regiments now comprising the Queen's forces, vol.1

32.             Her Majesty's Army; a descriptive account of the various regiments now comprising the Queen's forces, vol.2

33.             Her Majesty's Army; a descriptive account of the various regiments now comprising the Queen's forces, vol.3

34.             Her Majesty's Army; a descriptive account of the various regiments now comprising the Queen's forces, vol.4

35.             How I won the Victoria cross (1860)

36.             Information in War Its Acquisition and Transmission

37.             Jane's fighting ships 1900

38.             Life and correspondence of Field Marshal Sir John Burgoyne vol.1

39.             Life and correspondence of Field Marshal Sir John Burgoyne vol.2

40.             life and services of General Lord Harris

41.             Life of Field Marshal Lord Raglan

42.             Life of Field-Marshal Sir Neville Chamberlain

43.             Life of Sir Henry Lawrence vol.1

44.             Life of Sir Henry Lawrence vol.2

45.             Life of Sir John Hawley Glover

46.             Life, letters and diaries of Lt.General Sir Gerald Graham

47.             Lord Cardwell at the War office; a history of his administration, 1868-1874

48.             Lord Roberts of Kandahar VC

49.             Lord Wantage, V.C., K.C.B. a memoir

50.             Major-General Sir Frederick S. Roberts, a memoir

51.             Memoir of the Life of Admiral Sir Edward Codrington vol.2

52.             Memoirs and letters of the late Colonel Armine S.H. Mountain, C.B., aide-de-camp to the Queen and Adjutant-General of Her Majesty's forces in India

53.             Memoirs of Admiral the Right Honorable Sir Astley Cooper Key

54.             Memoirs of an ex-minister; an autobiography

55.             Memories and services of the late lieutenant-general Ellis Royal Marines

56.             Memories of Seven Campaigns - 35 years service

57.             Military Expeditions Beyond the Seas, Volume 1

58.             My naval career and travels

59.             My service days India, Afghanistan, Suakin '85, and China

60.             Narrative of the late expedition to Syria vol.1

61.             Narrative of the late expedition to Syria vol.2

62.             Naval gunnery; a description and history of the fighting equipment of a man-of-war

63.             Organization, composition, and strength of the army of Great Britain 1863

64.             Our redcoats and bluejackets

65.             Our Sailors

66.             Our soldiers gallant deeds of the British army during the reign of Queen Victoria

67.             Particulars of the warships of the world

68.             Private letters of the Marquess of Dalhousie

69.             Recent British battles on land and sea

70.             Recollections of a rifleman's wife

71.             Recollections of my life - Surgeon-General Sir Joseph Fayrer

72.             Records of service and campaigning in many lands vol.1 - Surgeon-Gen. Munro

73.             Records of service and campaigning in many lands vol.2 - Surgeon-Gen. Munro

74.             Reminiscences of three campaigns

75.             Report of Chief Engineer J. W. King, US navy, on European ships of war, naval administration and economy

76.             Service memories by Surgeon-General Sir A D Home, VC, KCB.

77.             Sir Redvers Buller

78.             Sir Thomas Munro and the British settlement of Madras presidency

79.             Sir William Butler, an autobiography

80.             Soldiers of the Victorian age vol.1

81.             Soldiers of the Victorian age vol.2

82.             Some memories of my spare time - Sir Henry Brackenbury

83.             Standing orders for the Royal regiment of artillery 1864

84.             Storms and Sunshine of a Soldier's Life. Lt.-General Colin Mackenzie, C.B., 1825-1881 vol.1

85.             Storms and Sunshine of a Soldier's Life. Lt.-General Colin Mackenzie, C.B., 1825-1881 vol.2

86.             The armies of Asia and Europe embracing official reports on the armies of Japan, China, India, Persia, Italy, Russia, Austria, Germany, France, and England

87.             The Armies of Europe

88.             The Armies of the Great Powers – 1859

89.             The Armies of To-day – 1892

90.             The autobiography of William Simpson, R. I. (Crimean Simpson)

91.             The battles of the british army (19th cent.)

92.             The book of the Victoria cross

93.             The history of the British navy vol.3

94.             The history of the dress of the Royal Regiment of Artillery, 1625-1897

95.             The life and campaigns of Hugh, first Viscount Gough, Field-Marshal vol.1

96.             The life and campaigns of Hugh, first Viscount Gough, Field-Marshal vol.2

97.             The Life and Letters of Sir John Hall

98.             The life and times of General Sir James Browne, R.E.

99.             The life and times of Sir John Charles Molteno vol.1

100.         The life and times of Sir John Charles Molteno vol.2

101.         The life of Gordon, major-general, R.E.,C.B.; Turkish field-marshal, grand cordon Medjidieh, and pasha; Chinese titu, Yellow jacket order

102.         The life of Major-General Sir Henry Marion Durand of the Royal Engineers vol.1

103.         The life of Major-General Sir Henry Marion Durand of the Royal Engineers vol.2

104.         The life of Major-General Sir Thomas Munro vol.1

105.         The life of Major-General Sir Thomas Munro vol.2

106.         The life of Major-General Wauchope

107.         The life of Sir George Pomeroy-Colley, 1835-1881; in Kaffraria-in China-in Ashanti-in India and in Natal

108.         The life of the late General F.R. Chesney, Colonel Commandant, Royal Artillery

109.         The navy and the nation; or, Naval warfare and imperial defence

110.         The old Empire and the new

111.         The organisation of the Royal Naval Artillery Volunteers explained

112.         The screw-fleet of the navy

113.         The story of Chinese Gordon

114.         The Victoria Cross official chronicle of the deeds of personal valour 1856-80

115.         The War in Syria vol.1

116.         The War in Syria vol.2

117.         Twenty years in the near East