Iain Gale, art critic, journalist and author, comes from a military family and has always been fascinated by military history. He is an active member of the Scottish Committee of the Society of Authors and the Friends of Waterloo Committee. He is the Editor of Scotland in Trust, the magazine for the National Trust of Scotland, and founded the Caledonian magazine. He lives in Edinburgh.
'A gripping, engaging, fast-paced and colourful read, full of the
grit, grime and camaraderie of the fighting men of the Peninsular
War. An absolute must-read for all fans of Bernard Cornwell and
A.L. Berridge' Historical Writers' Association. * Historical
Writers Association *
'Richard Sharpe would be delighted to have James Keane on his side! Iain Gale's creation is a wonderfully imaginative addition to the fascinating tales of Britain's defiance of Bonaparte' Bernard Cornwell. * Bernard Cornwell *