Napoleon as commander and military genius Colonel Vachee’s work, previously published under the title ‘Napoleon at Work’, is a somewhat different view of a great Napoleonic Campaign. Vachee takes his readers through momentous events by describing them from the perspective of the Emperor and his command structure. Thus Napoleon’s strategic thoughts and instructions for implementation are explained as they were applied to the Imperial Staff, his Generals, the army as a whole and its soldiers….
ISBN 10 : 9780316084079
ISBN 13 : 0316084077
A masterful and comprehensive chronicle of World War II, by internationally bestselling historian Antony Beevor. Over the past two decades, Antony Beevor has established himself as..
ISBN 10 : 031332817X
ISBN 13 : 9780313328176
Provides alphabetically arranged entries on the architecture, art, ecology, folklore, food, religion, and recreation of each major United States region...
ISBN 10 : 0788125664
ISBN 13 : 9780788125669
This dictionary grew out of the experiences, readings, & reflections of a career diplomat well versed in the arts of persuasion, diplomacy, & discretion, & tested during times of c..
ISBN 10 : 9781760341220
ISBN 13 : 1760341223
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Munich, Bavaria & the Black Forest is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see a..
ISBN 10 : 9781442241718
ISBN 13 : 1442241713
American hero and explorer Admiral Richard E. Byrd, Jr. tells the story of his first journey through Antarctica and the founding of a series of camps and bases referred to as “Li..
ISBN 10 : 9781136590702
ISBN 13 : 1136590706
Taken in conjunction the author’s earlier Industrial and Commercial Revolutions in Great Britain during the Nineteenth Century, this classic volume provides a thoroughly workmanl..