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 - 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
Review: Swords around a Throne: Napoleon's Grande ArmeeUser Review - Tirant - Goodreads
This is THE book about the French army of the Napoleonic era. Very detailed, with hundreds of quotes from people who were realy there to back up the author's points, or to interject However, the ... Read full review