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SMITH Digby, Napoleon's German Division In Spain: Volume One: Nassau, Baden, Frankfurt, Dutch & Hessen-Darmstadt Troops, Their Regimental History, Uniforms & Organisation

<i>© Ken Trotman Books</i>

© Ken Trotman Books

This study from Digby Smith highlights a part of the Peninsular War that has received scant attention - the German units who fought in Napoleon's army. The book is a detailed study of their campaign service, with particular attention given to small engagements and skirmishes. The book is enhanced by original colour maps, uniform and flag details and in particular sixteen colour plates by Bob Marrion.

Place and publisher: Ken Trotman Books

Date of publication: 2012

Number of pages: 290

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