An Infamous Army: A Novel of Wellington, Waterloo, Love and War (Historical Romances)

An Infamous Army: A Novel of Wellington, Waterloo, Love and War (Historical Romances)

Georgette Heyer


On the eve of conflict, passions are operating high...

"A extraordinary achievement...vivid, exact, dramatic...the description of Waterloo is magnificent."―DAILY MAIL

"My favourite ancient novelist."―MARGARET DRABBLE

IN THE summer time OF 1815, with Napolean Bonaparte marching down from the north, Brussels is a whirlwind of events, balls and soirees. within the swirling social scene surrounding the Duke of Wellington and his noble aides de camp, not anyone draws extra consciousness than the gorgeous, outrageous younger widow girl Barbara Childe. On their first assembly, speeding Colonel Charles Audley proposes to her, yet even their betrothal does not calm her wild habit. ultimately, with the conflict of Waterloo raging simply miles away, civilians fleeing and the wounded pouring again into the city, woman Barbara discovers the place her middle relatively lies, and prefer a real noblewoman, she rises to the celebration, and to the calls for of affection, lifestyles and war...

"Wonderful characters, dependent, witty writing, perfect
period element, and rapturously romantic. Georgette Heyer
achieves what the remainder of us basically aspire to."―KATIE FFORDE

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