This revisionist history offers a fresh analysis of Napoleon and the French army as they defended their empire against the massive Coalition invasion of 1814.
Author: Ralph Ashby
This revisionist history offers a fresh analysis of Napoleon and the French army as they defended their empire against the massive Coalition invasion of 1814. * 20 drawings, engravings, and paintings, primarily from the 19th century * Maps depicting the invasion of France, Napoleon's 1814 campaign, and the Battle for Paris * Charts and tables examining some of the French regiments, including information regarding age, physical size, and civilian occupations of recruits * A bibliography of general works, monographs, and archival sources
Napoleon ' s Enemies at Frankfurt 400 . No Allies 400 . Last Anniversary
Celebrations 794 General Bertrand later in life . ( Delaroche , Versailles ) 405 .
Desertion of Marmont 406 . Napoleon ' s Family in Paris , January , 1814 782
Napoleon at ...
Author: Claude-François baron de Méneval
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
Presents excerpts from the memoirs of Napoleon's secretary and his valet, Louis Constant Wairy