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The Peninsular War: A New History
3.30
Charles Esdaile's book on the Peninsular War offers readers a comprehensive and in-depth study of this savage conflict that raged across Spain and Por...more
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Jun 26, 2009
 
Crisis In The Snows   Russia Confronts Napoleon:  The Eylau Campaign 1806 1807
4.25
Crisis In The Snows: Russia Confronts Napoleon - The Eylau Campaign 1806-1807 is the newest book by James Arnold in the field of Napoleonic warfare. H...more
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Jun 12, 2009
 
Seven Men of Gascony
3.98
This has been the first novel that I have read for many years and what a delight it was to read. Although this book was first published in 1949 it sti...more
Jun 03, 2011
May 31, 2011
 
The End of the Old Order: Napoleon and Europe, 1801-1805
4.18
Frederick Kagan's first volume of a projected four volume series covering Napoleon and Europe provides the reader with a detailed and well researched...more
Aug 20, 2013
Jun 29, 2012
 
The Road to Rivoli: Napoleon's First Campaign
3.50
This book on Napoleon's Italian campaign of 1796 by Martin Boycott-Brown is a great story of Napoleon Bonaparte's first military campaign. In over 500...more
Oct 2001
Jun 13, 2009
 
The Illustrious Dead: The Terrifying Story of How Typhus Killed Napoleon's Greatest Army
3.61
This is an enjoyable and interesting book covering Napoleon's ill-fated 1812 campaign against Russia. The author offers the opinion that the invasion...more
Jul 04, 2009
Jun 20, 2009
 
The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal and the Real Count of Monte Cristo
3.98
This new book on the life of General Alexandre Dumas; father of the French author; Alexandre Dumas, père (The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musk...more
Oct 12, 2012
Oct 07, 2012
 
How Far From Austerlitz?: Napoleon, 1805 1815
3.92




I thoroughly enjoyed reading this account of Napoleon and I still think that Alistair Horne is one of the best historical writers on French history ar...more
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Jun 25, 2009
 
The Bravest of the Brave, Michel Ney: Marshal of France, Duke of Elchingen, Prince of the Moskowa 17
4.00
The Bravest of the Brave, Michel Ney: Marshal of France, Duke of Elchingen, Prince of the Moskowa 1769-181" by Andrew Hilliard Atteridge is a rare gem...more
Oct 30, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
 
Napoleon's Campaign In Poland 1806-1807
3.77
This book, following on from his engaging account of Napoleon's victory over Prussia in 1806, is Loraine Petre's second book in his series of five acc...more
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Jun 13, 2009
 
The Amazing Career of Bernadotte 1763 to 1844
3.67
I have just finished read The Amazing Career of Bernadotte 1763 to 1844 by Dunbar Plunket Barton. This book was first published in 1929 and taken from...more
Jan 25, 2013
Nov 24, 2009
 
Napoleon and Russia
4.50
Michael Adam's new book; Napoleon and Russia is an excellent account about the uneasy relationship between Napoleon and Russia from the 1790's through...more
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Jun 13, 2009
 
The Life of Sir John Moore: Not a Drum Was Heard
3.50
This new title by Roger Day, `The Life of Sir John Moore' provides the reader with an interesting view of a man who the author categorizes as "the cla...more
Dec 03, 2002
Nov 28, 2009
 
Iron Marshall-Hardbound
4.50
This book is the long awaited reprint of John Gallaher's 1976 classic account of one of Napoleon's greatest Marshals, Louis Davout, 'The Iron Marshal'...more
May 04, 2000
Nov 24, 2009
 
The Final Act
3.75
This book is a narrative history of the events leading up to and surrounding the Congress of Vienna conducted between 1814 and 1815. It takes the read...more
Aug 2000
Nov 28, 2009
 
1805: Austerlitz: Napoleon and the Destruction of the Third Coalition
4.00
1805: Austerlitz: Napoleon and the Destruction of the Third Coalition is a detailed military analysis of one of Napoleon's most famous battles. It may...more
Sep 03, 2012
Sep 01, 2012
 
Napoleon and the Art of Diplomacy: How War and Hubris Determined the Rise and Fall of the French Empire
3.67
William Nester’s latest book; “Napoleon and the Art of Diplomacy” had me a bit worried when I ordered it. I wasn’t keen to read a dry & dull expos...more
Jun 23, 2012
Jun 16, 2012
 
Blundering to Glory: Napoleon's Military Campaigns
3.74



This was a very interesting and refreshing account of Napoleon the general and his military campaigns. Overall it offers a concise and interesting loo...more
Jan 1999
Nov 28, 2009
 
Rough Notes of Seven Campaigns in Portugal, Spain, France and America During the Years 1809-1815 (Spellmount Library of Military History)
3.00
A short (150 pages) first-hand account written by a Sergeant of the 7th Royal Fusiliers who served and fought in most of the famous battles and sieges...more
Oct 08, 2011
Sep 13, 2011
 
Napoleon Soldier and Emperor
3.50
This book, first published in 1938 (English edition), is an excellent and enjoyable account on the life of Napoleon, Emperor of the French.

Although a...more
May 04, 2011
Apr 30, 2011
 
On the Fields of Glory: The Battlefields of the 1815 Campaign
4.00
This was a very pleasing and easy to read account of the Waterloo Campaign, a bit different in style in that it takes you on a tourist type walk aroun...more
Aug 21, 1998
Nov 24, 2009
 
Napoleon Conquers Austria: The 1809 Campaign for Vienna
4.00



I found 'Napoleon Conquers Austria' to be a well researched and written book covering the 1809 campaign for Vienna. The author presented the campaign...more
Jun 1998
Nov 28, 2009
 
The Art of Victory: The Life and Achievements of Field-Marshal Suvorov, 1729-1800
4.00
Aleksandr Vasiliyevich Suvorov, Prince of Italy, Count of Rimnikskiy, Count of the Holy Roman Empire, Generalissimo of Russia's Ground and Naval force...more
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Jun 16, 2012
 
1813 Leipzig: Napoleon and the Battle of the Nations
2.80
I had great expectations when I started reading this book. As soon as I saw the cover I knew that I had to read it, since there have been so few decen...more
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Jun 26, 2009
 
Cochrane: Britannia's Sea Wolf
4.21
This title; Cochrane: Britannia's Sea Wolf, was first published in 1978 but has now been re-released (1999) to the benefit of all who enjoy a fast-pac...more
Jan 2001
Jun 26, 2009
 
Napoleon's Conquest Of Prussia 1806
3.85
First published in 1907 in the United Kingdom, Napoleon's Conquest of Prussia 1806 by Loraine Petre is a classic military history of one of Napoleon's...more
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Jun 13, 2009
 
The Man Who Broke Napoleon's Codes
3.85
Mark Urban has added another great book to the many titles competing to be placed in a Napoleonic library. This book, 'The Man Who Broken Napoleon's C...more
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Jun 26, 2009
 
The Hussar General: The Life of Blücher, Man of Waterloo
4.00
Roger Parkinson's short but highly readable biography of Field Marshal Blucher, "The Hussar General" is a great story. Originally published in 1975 an...more
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Jun 22, 2009
 
Albuera 1811: The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War
4.33
I have just finished reading one of the best accounts of a Peninsular War battle that I have read for some time. The book in question was; Albuera 181...more
Sep 21, 2013
Jun 13, 2009
 
Salamanca, 1812
4.00
Rory Muir's new title in the field of Napoleonic history, Salamanca 1812, is another one of his brilliant efforts. After his previous two books, Brita...more
Jan 08, 2002
Jun 26, 2009
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