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Napoleon"s peninsular marshals.

by Richard Humble

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Published by Macdonald & Jane"s in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Relations with marshals.,
    • Peninsular War, 1807-1814.,
    • Marshals -- France.,
    • France -- History, Military -- 1789-1815.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC231 .H85 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination228 p., [16] p. of plates.
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5102418M
      ISBN 100356045692
      LC Control Number74174534

      Peninsular War. Fletcher, Ian (). Fortresses of the Peninsular – Oxford: Osprey Publishing. ISBN Gates, David () [First published ]. The Spanish Ulcer: A History of the Peninsular War. Pimlico. ISBN   The generals mentioned in other answers are good choices. To complete these answers: 1. Louis-Nicolas Davout; he practically defeated Prussia by himself in with less than 40% the number of enemy soldiers; he was also instrumental in the advan.

      The Dutch Brigade (Dutch: Hollandse Brigade) was a unit of the Royal Army of the Kingdom of was sent out in September , by King Louis Bonaparte at the request of his brother Emperor Napoleon of France, to take part in the Peninsular War on the French side. The brigade, under the command of Major-General David Hendrik Chassé, was made part of the so-called Country: Kingdom of Holland. Marshal General Jean-de-Dieu Soult, 1st Duke of Dalmatia, (French: [ʒɑ̃dədjø sult]; 29 March – 26 November ) was a French general and statesman, named Marshal of the Empire in and often called Marshal was one of only six officers in French history to receive the distinction of Marshal General of Duke also served three times as Monarch: Louis Philippe I.

      History of the Peninsular War vol - From the Treaty of Fontainebleau to the Battle of Corunna, Sir Charles first volume of Oman's classic seven volume history of the Peninsular War, this is one of the classic works of military history and provides an invaluable detailed narrative of the fighting in Spain and Portugal. James R. Arnold is a military historian and the author of sixteen books. His first Napoleonic book was Crisis on the Danube () followed by Napoleon Conquers Austria: The Campaign for Vienna (), the winner of International Napoleonic Society Literary Award. Dissatisfied with poor production standards and mainstream publishing’s unwillingness to integrate good maps .


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