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People/Characters: Sir John Moore

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All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To by Stuart Laycock
BEGGARS IN RED: The British Army 1789 - 1889 (Pen & Sword Military Classics) by John Strawson
Burial of Sir John Moore {poem} by Charles Wolfe
Corunna (Great Battles) by Christopher Hibbert
Corunna 1809: Napoleonic Battles by Philip J. Haythornthwaite
The diary of Sir John Moore by John Moore
The diary of Sir John Moore (Volume 2) by John Moore
A History of the Peninsular War Volume II January to September 1809 From the Battle of Corunna to the End of the Talavera Campaign by Sir Charles William Chadwick Oman
The Life of Lieutenant-General Sir John Moore, K.B. By His Brother. by James Carrick Moore
The Life of Sir John Moore: Not a Drum Was Heard by Roger Day
March of Death: Sir John Moore's Retreat to Corunna, 1808-1809 by Christopher Summerville
The Peninsular War, 1807-1814 by Michael Glover
Sharpe's Rifles by Bernard Cornwell
Sir John Moore by Carola Oman
Spanish Campaign Of Sir John Moore by J. Anderson
Under Wellington's Command, A Tale of the Peninsular War by G. A. Henty
With Moore at Corunna: A Tale of the Pennisular War by G. A. Henty

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Sir John Moore (1761-1809) was a commander of British forces in the Iberian peninsula during the Napoleonic wars. He was killed at the Battle of Corunna and his funeral became the subject of a famous poem by Charles Wolfe. He also was commemorated by a statue in his native Glasgow and by a monument in St Paul's Cathedral in London.

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