1st ed., Thus, 1990. Vi + 217 pp. D.j., 24 x 16cm. FINE. Humour, heroism, loyalty and sacrifice illuminate these stories of the soldier at war as they march through the years from the Peninsula Campaign to the Battle of Britain. The editor introduces a rich gallery of fighting men in these timeless tales of military life from such celebrated authors as Rudyard Kipling, C. S. Forester and Leo Tolstoy, to firm favourites such as Bartimeus, Boyd Cable and Jeffery E. Jeffery.