Swords Around a Throne (Google eBook)
This authoritative, comprehensive, and enthralling book describes and analyzes Napoleon's most powerful weapon?the Grande Arm(r)e which at its peak numbered over a million soldiers. Elting examines ever"
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Review: Swords around a Throne: Napoleon's Grande ArmeeUser Review - Jessica Snell - Goodreads
I read only about half of this book That might sound pitiful, but the book is almost 800 pages long. This was novel research for me, and the most fun research I did, I think. Elting peppers his ... Read full review
Review: Swords around a Throne: Napoleon's Grande ArmeeUser Review - Sherwood Smith - Goodreads
Goes into vivid detail about the look of Napoleon's army, and its attitudes and regulations, where it came from, how it viewed itself and was viewed. Read full review