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  • Il difficile amalgamaby Antonio Grilli

    Vittorio Klostermann 2012; US$ 114.56

    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 Bonaparte bildeten... more...

  • Napoleon's Red Lancersby Ronald Pawly; Patrice Courcelle

    Osprey Publishing 2012; US$ 13.95

    The legendary Dutch 'Red' Lancers ? the 2nd Light Horse Lancers of Napoleon's Imperial Guard ? were formed in 1810, during the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815), after the emperor annexed Holland and its army to France. The former hussars of the Dutch Royal Guard got a handsome new uniform, a new weapon, and a hard-driving new colonel in Baron Edouard Colbert.... more...

  • Journals of Sieges Carried On by The Army under the Duke of Wellington, in Spain, during the Years 1811 to 1814 - Volume Iby John T. Jones

    Andrews UK 2012; US$ 23.49

    The classic, immensely detailed description of the many sieges of the long drawn-out war that was Britain’s major land contribution to the defeat of Napoleon. Sir John Jones was an officer of the Royal Engineers with Wellington in Portugal and Spain and intimately connected with the operations he describes so exactly. Sir John originally wrote... more...

  • French Soldier in Egypt 1798-1801by Terry Crowdy; Christa Hook

    Osprey Publishing 2012; US$ 14.95

    This book concentrates on the dramatic experiences of Napoleon's Army of the Orient in Egypt and the Holy Land. The fighting of the Mamelukes and Turks are covered in depth, detailing desert combat, siege warfare, cavalry skirmishes and the suppression of uprisings. It examines the French treatment of prisoners as well as the fate of captured Frenchmen,... more...

  • The Amiens Truce: Britain and Bonaparte 1801 - 1803by John D. Grainger

    Boydell & Brewer 2004; US$ 99.00

    A study of the hardening of British public opinion against Bonaparte and an examination of the events that caused it. more...

  • Wellington's Army in the Peninsula 1809-14by Stuart Reid

    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...

  • Napoleon Against Russiaby Digby Smith

    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...

  • The Waterloo Archive: Volume IVby Gareth Glover

    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...

  • Congress of Vienna and its Legacy, Theby Mark Jarrett

    I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 40.00

    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...

  • Salamanca 1812by Peter Edwards

    Pen and Sword 2013; US$ 8.99

    1812 was the year in which the Peninsular War swung in the favor of the combined forces of the British, the Spanish and the Portuguese. This was the result of a series of victories over the French gained by the allied armies under Wellington, and this is the subject of Peter Edwards’s compelling new history. The year began with Wellington launching... more...