William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh, 1901,: 1901
Seller ID: 69796
TROTTER, Lionel J., Captain. A Leader of Light Horse : Life of Hodson of Hodson's Horse. Edinburgh : William Blackwood and Sons, 1901. First Edition. Pp. [i]-xii,-396, + 2 folding maps. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Captain Lionel James Trotter. A biography of William S. R. Hodson, one of the key participants in the Indian Mutiny in the 1850s, who served as the leader of the irregular light cavalry in that conflict. This biography sheds some positive light on the brief career of the otherwise controversial figure. Brevet Major William Steph... View More...