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Waterloo campaign.

William Siorne

Waterloo campaign.

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Published by Edward Arber in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Contains title-pageof 3rd ed.

SeriesThe war library
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Open LibraryOL21302091M


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The th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo produced a lot of new works, and this is a cracking one: a narrative history of the key four days with all the verve and skill of a story and the analysis of a historian.

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The text, based upon extensive research, describes both the battle and the campaign that preceded it in detail, drawing upon the first-hand accounts of participants on all sides in order to give the reader a vivid feeling for the experiences of those who fought upon this most celebrated of all 5/5(1).

The book is beautifully written, well mapped, and it will be the authoritative book on Waterloo for all time." Major-General Sir Evelyn Webb-Carter "Volume I of Waterloo: The Campaign of is a brilliant tour de force, not least for its comprehensive coverage of matters that so many histories of warfare either ignore or skate : Pen and Sword.

IIRC, his campaign histories left me a bit unimpressed. Lots of quotes from "men who were there" with not much analysis. Mind you, it's been several years since I read them. From the other side of the table, Andrew Field's book "Grouchy's Waterloo" covers Ligny and Wavre and that gives the French view of those battles.

The Waterloo Campaign also covers the death of the Duke of Brunswick, the reconciliation of Napoleon and his estranged brother Jerome in the crucible of battle, and the tragic loss and miraculous delivery of many ordinary addition to its popular appeal, Albert Nofi's The Waterloo Campaign has found favour with the most demanding of /5(16).

The Waterloo Campaign book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Albert Nofi has used his many years of research to produce an /5. The Paperback of the Waterloo: The Campaign of Volume II: From Waterloo to the Restoration of Peace in Europe by John Hussey at Barnes & Noble.

Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. the book concludes with a masterly chapter reviewing the whole story of the : Pen and Sword. The Waterloo Campaign, William Siborne. Arber, Peter Hofschröer's book, "Wellington's Smallest Victory" is largely based on Siborne, and he shows that what we in the English-speaking parts of the world think we know about Waterloo is a long way from the /5(2).

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It includes the Duke of Wellington's detailed response to it—the only essay Wellington ever wrote concerning the battle. John Hussey’s Waterloo, The Campaign of Volume I, from Elba to Ligny and Quatre Bras, is an outstanding addition to the body literature on Waterloo and the Hundred Days.

Waterloo constitutes well-trod ground, actually and metaphorically examined by writers almost from the moment the cannons ceased firing/5(26). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Siborne, William, Waterloo Campaign, Westminster, A. Constable, (OCoLC) The Waterloo Campaign: Wellington, his German Allies and the Battles of Ligny and Quatre Bras, by Peter Hofschröer, Greenhill Books, $ Winston Churchill once remarked that there was only one thing worse during a war than having allies–and that was to have none of either, enemies or : Ehoward.

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Battle of Waterloo (J ), Napoleon’s final defeat at the hands of the duke of Wellington’s combined allied army and a Prussian army under Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher. The battle, fought south of Waterloo, Belgium, ended 23 years of recurrent.

The Waterloo Campaign also covers the death of the Duke of Brunswick, the reconciliation of Napoleon and his estranged brother Jerome in the crucible of battle, and the tragic loss and miraculous delivery of many ordinary addition to its popular appeal, Albert Nofi's The Waterloo Campaign has found favor with the most demanding of 4/5(1).

Over approximately pages Hibbert marshals a large selection of sources, most of which will be known to readers familiar with the era and his subject, to tell not just the story of the battle of Waterloo, but also give potted histories of Napoleon, Wellington, Blücher, the armies involved, the run up to and aftermath of the campaign, and the actions at Quatre Bras and Ligny, as well as the Author: Seb Palmer.

It's not actually until p, i.e. more than halfway through the core text of this little book, that the narrative finally turns in earnest to the subject Leonaur have chosen for their title, the campaign of Waterloo!But once Jomini gets on to the subject the title suggests is the central theme of the work, the prior effort starts to feel : Seb Palmer.

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Grupo de Estudios de Historia ers: The Waterloo campaign began when Emperor Napoleon I invaded Belgium with his army of the North to defeat the Anglo-Allied forces of the Duke of Wellington and the Prussian army under on hoped that a great victory might restore his military reputation, whilst confirming his political status within France.

The French Emperor also believed that a swift success might deter the allies. Nevertheless, the Waterloo campaign was exceptionally well run, particularly for a new chief of staff.

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