Adventures in the Rifle Brigade, in the Peninsula, France, and the Netherlands from 1809 to 1815

@inproceedings{Kincaid1998AdventuresIT,
  title={Adventures in the Rifle Brigade, in the Peninsula, France, and the Netherlands from 1809 to 1815},
  author={John D. Kincaid},
  year={1998}
}
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