Table of Contents:
  • Hugh O'Neill.
  • Battle of the Yellow Ford. Owen Roe O'Neill.
  • Battle of Benburb. A fighting bishop.
  • The Confederation of Kilkenny. Patrick Sarsfield.
  • Defence of Limerick. Sergeant Costume.
  • The siege of Athlone. Undress uniform.
  • The surprise of Cremona. Captain James Cantillon.
  • Battle of Malplaquet. Field Marshal Count Peter Lacy.
  • His campaigns as commander of the Russian forces. Lieutenant-General Daniel O'Mahony.
  • The Wars of the Spanish Succession. Chevalier Wogan.
  • Stealing a princess. An old-fashioned duel.
  • Swords for Four; Coffee for two. Lord Clare.
  • Battle of Fontenoy. Captain Carew.
  • Implicit obedience. Major-General Richard Montgomery.
  • The invasion of Canada. John Sullivan.
  • How he seized an opportunity and some cannon. Mad Anthony Wayne.
  • Capture of Stony Point. General Edward Hand.
  • How a doctor killed his enemies instead of his patients. Colonel Fitzgerald.
  • Battle of Princeton, N. J. Commodore John Barry.
  • Organization of the American navy. The men of '98.
  • The Wexford Insurrection. General Count O'Connell.
  • Last days of the Irish Brigade in France. Count O'Shea.
  • Sweet revenge. Captain O'Reilly.
  • A brigade officer of the old school. Daniel O'Connell.
  • His duel with D'Esterre.