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Recollections of rifleman Harris

Harris, John

Recollections of rifleman Harris

by Harris, John

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Published by Cedric Chivers Ltd in Bath .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint of ed., London, Peter Davies Ltd, 1929.

Statementedited by Henry Curling.
ContributionsCurling, Henry.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17258827M

LibriVox recording of The Recollections of Rifleman Harris, by Benjamin Harris ().Edited by Henry Curling (). Publication date: Read by Graham Keeling. The recollections of a British infantryman who served in the British army during the Napoleonic Wars. Mar 23,  · Recollections of rifleman Harris, (old 95th) with anecdotes of his officers and his comrads by Harris, Benjamin, ; Curling, Henry, Pages:

Aug 20,  · For any military history buff, "The Recollections of Rifleman Harris" is a must read. Unlike most books on the Napoleonic War, "Recollections" is not a grand overview from beginning to end, nor does it focus on the generals, the wide movements of companies, or politics at home or abroad. Although it seems the book wasn't written by Harris /5(). The Recollections of Benjamin Harris are the classic memoirs of a foot soldier during the Napoleonic Wars, originally published in With personal anecdotes, quick wit and vivid descriptions, The Recollections of Benjamin Harris is one of the few surviving accounts of /5(5).

Really enjoyed reading the recollections of the real Rifleman Benjamin Harris of the 95th, as opposed to the Bernard Cornwell version. This one CD production by Explore Multimedia is read by Jason Salkey, who played Chosen Man Harris in the Sharpe films and provides a brilliant complement to his Harris diaries DVD series. Dec 20,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Recollections of Rifleman Harris, (Old 95th.) by Benjamin Harris - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg.


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For any military history buff, "The Recollections of Rifleman Harris" is a must read. Unlike most books on the Napoleonic War, "Recollections" is not a grand overview from beginning to end, nor does it focus on the generals, the wide movements of companies, or politics at home or abroad/5.

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Dorset, A shepherd’s son is enlisted as a soldier of the Army of Reserve. His name is Benjamin Randell HarrisCited by: 7.

Jun 18,  · The Recollections of Rifleman Harris - Kindle edition by Benjamin Harris. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Recollections of Rifleman Harris/5(52).

The Harris Project is proud to announce the forthcoming release of this audio book, which has been abridged from an first edition of this famous historical memoir of a.

Rifleman Harris was a soldier in the elite 95th Rifles, one of Britains most prestigous infantry units during the Napoleonic wars.

In this memoir, Harris relates his experiences in Denmark, the Peninsular, and at Walcheren. This is no history of grand plans and movements controlled by the lofty generals. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Recollections of Rifleman Harris This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly Recollections of rifleman Harris book well maintained and looked after thus far.

Benjamin Randell Recollections of rifleman Harris book was a British infantryman who served in the British army during the Napoleonic Wars.

He is most widely remembered today as the author of a memoir of his time in the army entitled The Recollections of Rifleman Harris, which has been seen as giving a rare insight into the world of the enlisted man in Wellington's army Battles/wars: Peninsular WarWalcheren.

Jun 19,  · The Recollections of Rifleman Harris is a memoir published in of the experiences of an enlisted soldier in the 95th Regiment of Foot in the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars. The eponymous soldier was Benjamin Randell Harris, a private who joined the regiment in and served in many of the early campaigns in the Peninsula War/5(55).

Aug 04,  · Music composed specifically for an audio book release by Explore Multimedia. Overall, Harris gives his reader an invaluable glimpse into the life of a foot soldier of years ago. We see accounts by and about officers with much greater frequency, which is what makes Rifleman Harris' recollections so valuable.

Through his eyes we experience the excitement, thrills, chills, and hardships of the common soldier/5(4). The Recollections of Rifleman Harris Book Review. Amazon describes the book: Dorset, A shepherd’s son is enlisted as a soldier of the Army of Reserve.

His name is Benjamin Randell Harris, private of the 95th Regiment of Foot. Benjamin Harris (–) was a rifleman in the English army, fighting against Napoleon in the European wars that culminated with Napoleon's loss at the Battle of Waterloo in By the time of Waterloo, Harris had endured many campaigns and had been forced by illness to leave the Army and return to England to ply his trade as a shoemaker.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Recollections of Rifleman Harris by John Harris and Henry Curling (, Book) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Jan 18,  · Recollections of Rifleman Harris, (Old 95th) by Benjamin Harris, Henry Curling (Editor) Harris was himself illiterate but his recollections were recorded in the mids by an officer who knew him, Captain Henry Curling, who kept the manuscript until when he succeeded in publishing it.

Publish your book with B&N. Learn cheathamhillelementary.com: Get this from a library. Recollections of Rifleman Harris. [Benjamin Harris; Henry Curling; Christopher Hibbert] -- The memoirs of a foot soldier during the Napoleonic Wars, originally published in The work charts Harris's years of active service from joining the 95th Rifles into the Peninsular Wars.

Wikipedia Book - The Recollections of Rifleman Harris. M4B audio book (mb) Download cover art Download CD case insert. The Recollections of Rifleman Harris. Benjamin Randell HARRIS ( - ) and Henry CURLING ( - ) The recollections of a British infantryman who served in the British army during the Napoleonic Wars.

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Accounts by officers of the Napoleonic era abound, but this book presents a rare glimpse into the life of a common foot soldier. British rifleman Benjamin Harris recounts the camaraderie among infantrymen, the physical hardships they endured, their lack of supplies and equipment, their endemic drunkenness and frequent hunger, the terrible punishments meted out for even small infractions, and.

The Recollections of Rifleman Harris By: Benjamin Harris () The recollections of a British infantryman who served in the British army during the Napoleonic Wars.5/5(1). Nov 13,  · Diaries, memoirs, and letters by officers of the Napoleonic era abound, but there are few reminiscences by common foot soldiers.

This extraordinarily vivid and entirely authentic report by British rifleman Benjamin Harris offers rare glimpses of life among the enlisted men.Dec 06,  · Join the conversation on Twitter/Instagram: @jockowillink @echocharles - Opening - "Recollections of Rifleman Harris" - Final thoughts and take-aways.

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