(From the publisher):
Rupert Holiday flees England as a result of a fight with his stepbrother and joins Marlborough during his campaign in the Netherlands. Set during the battles of Blenheim, Ramillies, Oudenarde, and Malplaquet, Rupert has many successful adventures before marrying a French girl and settling down in England.
Original title: The Cornet of Horse: A Tale of Marlborough's Wars
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ Europe