Kincaid: Adventures in the Rifle Brigade

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John Kincaid's memoirs are among the most important records of the Napoleonic Wars and were one of the three principal sources for the Sharpe television series. His presence at famous battles alone would not have made Kincaid's memoirs the classic they have become. This unassuming Scottish officer narrates many minor incidents, often of a humorous or embarrassing nature, which doubtless happened to many soldiers of the period but would otherwise have gone unrecorded. Kincaid awoke on the morning of Waterloo to find that his ...

Kincaid: Adventures in the Rifle Brigade 1997, Pen & Sword Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780850525946

Revised edition