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Battle in Bossenden Wood

P. G. Rogers

Battle in Bossenden Wood

the strange story of Sir William Courtenay

by P. G. Rogers

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tom, John Nichols, -- 1799-1838,
  • Kent (England) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementP. G. Rogers.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination241 p. :
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23819946M

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The narrative of the last battle on British soil- the Battle of Bossenden Wood which gives the book its title- is well told, and well researched. Overall, a hugely enjoyable read and one which has inspired me to undertake my own research on the subject.

HIGHLY recommended. Read more.5/5(6). Buy BATTLE IN BOSSENDEN WOOD by ROGERS (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(4). The narrative of the last battle Battle in Bossenden Wood book British soil- the Battle of Bossenden Wood which gives the book its title- is well told, and well researched.

Overall, a hugely enjoyable read and one which has inspired me to undertake my own research on the subject.5/5(5). The Battle of Bossenden Wood by David Shire In order to understand the events which occurred around Dunkirk in Mayit is important to consider the place and time.

Dunkirk is a small village on Watling Street a few miles to the west of Canterbury. It had neither parish nor Size: KB. Battle in Bossenden Wood. Contents: Since thousands of people passing along Watling Street from London to the coast must have noticed the nine lofty, somewhat sinister-looking, radar pylons occupying a commanding position at the top of Boughton Hill, the in the parish of Dunkirk, midway between Faversham and Canterbury.

The Battle Of Bossenden Wood. «Reply #1 on: Febru» In a Cornish man, John Nickols Thom, after recieving a large sum of money following the accidental burning of his buisness, turned up in Canterbury and declared himself a.

Battle in Bossenden Wood. London, New York, Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: John Nichols Tom; John Nichols Tom; John Nichols Tom: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: P G Rogers.

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If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale. Low This article has been rated as Low-importance on the. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rogers, Philip George.

Battle in Bossenden Wood. London: Readers Union, Oxford University Press. The Battle of Bossenden Wood took place on 31 May near Hernhill in Kent; it has been called the last battle on English soil.

The battle was fought between a small group of labourers from the Hernhill, Dunkirk, and Boughton area and a detachment of soldiers sent from Canterbury to arrest the marchers' leader, the self-styled Sir William Courtenay, who was actually John Nichols Tom, a Truro 5/5(1).

Battle in Bossenden Wood. The Strange STory of Sir William Courtenay by P.G. Rogers: and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Battle of Bossenden Wood Bossenden Wood is a woodland area on the Western side of the Blean Woods complex around Canterbury.

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