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A question of honour : the life of Lieutenant General Valentine Baker Pasha /
by Anne Baker.
imprint
London : L. Cooper, 1996.
description
xii, 180 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0850524962
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London : L. Cooper, 1996.
isbn
0850524962
local note
AYB-6825
catalogue key
521352
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. vii-viii) and index.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
Acknowledgements
Sources
Preface
A Reputation Tarnished
The Baker Brothersp. 3
The Tenth Hussarsp. 9
With the 12th Lancersp. 13
The Crimeap. 19
A Bold Criticismp. 35
Rapid Promotionp. 43
A Royal Colonel-in-Chiefp. 47
'Clouds in the East'p. 61
'A Moment of Madness'p. 77
The Trialp. 83
Victorian Indictmentp. 91
Turkey: On Special Service
Exilep. 99
'No Common Person'p. 113
Egypt: 'The Bravest Soldier England Ever Had'
Deprived of Commandp. 119
A Courageous Decisionp. 123
Suakin and the Battle of El Tebp. 133
The Beloved Colonelp. 145
Gordon and Khartoump. 155
A Gallant Soldier Laid to Restp. 165
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