Swords Around a Throne

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Da Capo Press, Jun 16, 2009 - History - 336 pages
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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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This is an exhaustive reference with quite good prose about the Grand Army of Napoleon. The Illustrations in black and white are adequate, but would have been magnificent in Colour. There is a good ... Read full review

Contents

III
1
IV
5
V
27
VII
55
VIII
67
IX
81
X
103
XI
123
XXV
411
XXVI
429
XXVII
439
XXVIII
459
XXIX
475
XXX
495
XXXI
529
XXXII
553

XIII
157
XIV
183
XV
207
XVI
227
XVII
249
XVIII
267
XIX
281
XX
297
XXI
313
XXII
335
XXIII
355
XXIV
387
XXXIII
575
XXXIV
589
XXXV
605
XXXVI
623
XXXVII
643
XXXVIII
663
XXXIX
675
XL
678
XLI
681
XLII
735
XLIII
751
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Colonel John R. Elting has edited and written numerous books on military history, including Amateurs, to Arms!: A Military History of the War of 1812 and A Military History and Atlas of the Napoleonic Wars.

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