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The Eagle's Last Triumph: Napoleon's Victory at Ligny, June 1815

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Napoleon won his final victory on 16 June 1815 at Ligny, shortly before suffering a crushing defeat at Waterloo. Having put the battle at Ligny into perspective, the author provides a clear account of the action in detail, including much eye-witness testimony.
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published November 1st 2006 by Greenhill Books (first published November 1st 1994)
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Arcticvet
Feb 11, 2016 Arcticvet rated it really liked it
Excellent book about the battle of Ligny with much detail about the strategy, events and troop movements of the days leading into Waterloo. Additional material to provide the modern day visitor with some guidance to locate relevant sites in the area.
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