A Desperate Business: Wellington, the British Army and the Waterloo Campaign
автор: Ian Fletcher
Publisher: The History Press LTD, 2001
Страниц: 192 Pages
Год издания: 2003
Размер файла: 70 MB
Not just another story of the Waterloo Campaign of 1815, 'A Desperate Business' concentrates solely on the British Army, beginning with the mustering of the army following Napoleon's escape from Elba, through to the build up to the campaign, to the battles of Quatre Bras and Waterloo, and continues through to the advance to and occupation of Paris.
The author is one of the leading authorities on the Napoleonic period, having written and edited fourteen books on the subject, including Wellington's Regiments and The Peninsular War.