The Light Brigade in Spain, the Last Fight of Sir John Moore by Strang, Herbert - 1904 1st Edition

The Light Brigade in Spain, the Last Fight of Sir John Moore by Strang, Herbert - 1904 1st Edition

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The Light Brigade in Spain, the Last Fight of Sir John Moore by Strang, Herbert

1904 hardcover 1st edition published by Putnam’s

The light brigade in spain or the last fight of sir john moore "The Charge of the Light Brigade" is an 1854 narrative poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson about the Charge of the Light Brigade at the Battle of Balaclava during the Crimean War.

The light brigade in spain comprised of lightly armed and lightly armoured troops mounted on horses, as opposed to heavy cavalry, where the riders (and sometimes the horses) are heavily armored.The missions of the light cavalry were primarily reconnaissance, screening, skirmishing, raiding, and most importantly, communications, and were usually armed with spears, swords, bows and later carbines.

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