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- Osprey Publishing 2013; US$ 15.95
This highly detailed study provides a clear account of how the British Army was organised, who commanded it, and how it functioned in the field during the Peninsular War. Focusing principally on infantry, cavalry and artillery, including foreign units in British pay, it provides a detailed and comprehensive order of battle. Doctrine, training, tactics... more...
- Pen and Sword 2005; US$ 8.99
In June 1812 500,000 men of Napoleon's army invaded Russia. Six months later barely 20,000 returned. The disastrous advance to Moscow and the subsequent retreat irreparably damaged Napoleon's military power and prestige and resulted one of the most celebrated catastrophes of in all military history. Digby Smith's new account of the grim... more...
- Frontline Books 2012; US$ 13.99
WATERLOO ARCHIVE VOLUME IV contains letters and journals written largely in the immediate aftermath of the whirlwind campaign of 1815, both from the frontline troops and the support services, including medical reports and those of civilians. This volume includes:* Letters by Sir Hussey Vivian and a much fuller version of the famous description by Frederick... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 44.00
In 1814 the five reigning dynasties of Europe, Alexander I of Russia and ministers such Metternich and Talleyrand, descended upon Vienna. The Vienna Congress marked one of the great turning points in diplomatic history; the first attempt to create an ?international order? to secure peace for the nineteenth century. The blueprint for modern-day global... more...
- Vittorio Klostermann 2012; US$ 114.00
Hauptbeschreibung Das Buch befasst sich mit dem Export des französischen "Modells" des Rechts und der Justiz, zuerst in den Jahren nach der Revolution und dann während der Napoleonischen Zeit, als breite Teile Europas direkt als neue Départements unter die Herrschaft Frankreichs fielen und ab 1804 das in Europa hegemoniale Empire unter Kaiser Napoleon... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 39.95
In 1814-1815, after the French revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, the leaders of the most important countries in Europe gathered together to redraw the frontiers of their continent. The Congress of Vienna explores the attempt by Britain, Russia, Austria and Prussia to agree Europe's new frontiers after almost twenty years of continuous fighting against... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 27.95
A highly original and critical introduction to the revolutionary and napoleonic conflicts. It illuminates the less well-known areas of the subject, such as the changing atttitude of the French people towards Napoleon, as well as providing a balanced account of the campaigns of Wellington and Napoleon. Based on current historiography, this book discusses... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00
In 1800 the British Army was the laughing-stock of Europe. A year later, after forty years of failure, its honour and reputation had been redeemed. British Victory in Egypt, 1801 recounts and analyses the story of the expeditionary force that ejected Bonaparte's crack troops from Egypt. Piers Mackesy shows how the future of the British Empire depended... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 32.95
This celebrated classic now includes a new introduction by Robert Tombs. The history of nineteenth and early twentieth-century France has often seemed complex and confusing. France, 1814-1940 has a long-established reputation as a clear, accessible and authoritative account of this fascinating period. It describes the characteristics of France's... more...