Search results : (15669 results)
Publication1799 – Le Baionette sagge – La campagna del maresciallo Suvorov in Italia e la "Prima Restaurazione" in Lombardia
This volume, entitled '1799 – Wise bayonets – Marshal Suvorov's Italian campaign and the “First Restoration” in Lombardy', by Marco Galandra and Marco Baratto (which derives its title from Suvorov's famous remark 'the bullet is wild, the bayonet is wise') deals with Suvorov's successful campaign against the French troops in northern Italy between April and […]
PublicationIn the Legions of Napoleon -The Memoirs of a Polish Officer in Spain and Russia, 1808-1813
Heinrich von Brandt was eighteen when he enlisted in the French Army, and in 1808 he was sent to Spain as an officer in Napoleon's Grande Armee. Amongst many other battles, Heinrich fought at the siege of Saragossa and took part in Russian campaign – from which only 60 of Brandt's regiment were to return. […]
PublicationSecret Service: British agents in France, 1792-1815 Elizabeth Sparrow, Boydell and Brewer, 1999
This book tells the story of the British fear of a French-style revolution and the origins of the British secret services MI5 and 6. This proto secret service, the author maintains, was part of British opposition of Napoleon and as such was able to manipulate some of the Emperor’s staff. The book is based on […]
PublicationIn the service of the Tsar against Napoleon
In the service of the Tsar against NapoleonDenis Davidov was an officer of hussars, a Russian hero and the inspiration for the character Denisov in Tolstoy War and Peace. Davidov’s memoirs, edited and translated (with biblography) by Gregory Troubetzkoy, recount his adventures in the Napoleonic Wars and convey the Russian perspective.Davidov recounts the confrontation between […]
PublicationComplete translation of Marchand’s memoirs
A complete translation of the memoirs of Napoleon’s valet from 1811-1821, Louis-Joseph Marchand, have been published by Proctor Jones. The edition includes the original notes by Jean Bourguignon and Henry Lachouque and a Preface by Jean Tulard.
PublicationA Military History and Atlas of the Napoleonic Wars
An encylopaedic treatment of the battles in the Napoleonic wars – includes numerous, detailed maps and plans.
PublicationNapoleon in the Holy Land
PublicationOn the Napoleonic Wars
Greenhill Military Paperback.
PublicationOn the Road with Wellington: The Diary of a War Commissary
Introduction by Bernard CornwellNapoleonic Library.
Publication(ed.) A History of the Peninsular War
Volume IX: Modern Studies of the War in Spain and Portugal, 1808-1814