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  1. An Account of the War in Portugal between Don Pedro and Don Miguel.

    An Account of the War in Portugal between Don Pedro and Don Miguel.

    First edition. Having defended British interests in Portugal and the Azores during 1830, in 1832 Napier was invited to command Donna Maria's fleet in her struggle against her "wicked uncle", Dom Miguel. "After securing an advance on his pay, and a large life insurance policy, Napier relieved Admiral Sir George Sartorious and, to avoid making too explicit a breach of the Foreign Enlistment Act, adopted the nom de guerre of Dom Carlos de Ponza. Learn More
    £675

    Date of Publication: 1836

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    Stock Code: 46907

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