For Valour Volume 4

Volume 4: The Colonial Wars, 1889-1905

Pj Brownsword

For Valour Volume 4

Pj Brownsword

Distributed for Uniform Press

420 pages | 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 | © 2018
Cloth $180.00 ISBN: 9781910500941 Will Publish January 1900 For Sale in USA and Canada Only
For Valour: The Complete History of the Victoria Cross is the first definitive reference detailing every winner of the Victoria Cross, the highest award in the British military honor system, awarded for gallantry in the face of the enemy.  This book is the fourth of eight volumes to be published in association with the Victoria Cross Trust.
 
Each volume is divided into two parts. Part one, “Wars, Battles & Deeds,” contains descriptions of each war and battle or engagement that involved deeds resulting in the awarding of a Victoria Cross. The deeds are described within the context of the war and battle during which they occurred. Part two, “Portraits of Valour,” presents a biography of each recipient of the Victoria Cross.

In this offering, Volume Four covers the Colonial Wars from 1896-7. This volume also includes a foreword by Lord Ashcroft, who owns the largest collection of Victoria Crosses, and are part of a limited edition print run numbered 1 to 500.
 
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