The Last Ironsides - The English Expedition to Portugal, 1662-1668, Jonathon Riley.
Looks at the experiences of a small British force that was sent to
help the Portuguese in their war of independence from Spain and that
went on to play an important role in the final stage of the war, taking
part in several of the rare battles and the more numerous sieges. A
fascinating account of an almost forgotten episode in English military
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