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Napoleon"s Russian campaign.

SГ©gur, Philippe-Paul comte de

Napoleon"s Russian campaign.

Translated from the French by J. David Townsend, with an introd. by William L. Langer.

by SГ©gur, Philippe-Paul comte de

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Napoleon -- I, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1769-1821

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Histoire de Napoléon et de la Grande Armée pendant l"année 1812.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 306 p. map. ;
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21523709M

    NAPOLEON'S RUSSIAN CAMPAIGN by De Segur, Count Philippe-Paul Seller HERB RIESSEN-RARE BOOKS Published Condition Near Fine Edition First Edition Item Price. Napoleon's Russian Campaign is part of a trilogy that includes Napoleon's Italian Campaigns and Napoleon's Peninsula Campaign. The games can be played separately, or combined with some expansion modules to simulate the Napoleonic Wars/10(8).

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      The main weakness of the book is that Zamoyski is too critcal of the Russian army and ignores important reforms in the Russian army such as a Corps system and a general staff which is mentioned in the works by Frederick Kagan. Nevertheless this book is a highly readable and informative account of Napoleon's Russian campaign.5/5(5). Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Hardcover. Good/Good. pp. Jacket by Paul Madden. Owner's name penned on front fly, tape offsetting on front boards, good only in a good dustwrapper with internal tape repairs to tears.


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He points out the real reasons for Napoleon's defeat which had nothing to do with cold weather but rather were a complex/5. OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages, 32 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations, maps, plans ; 24 cm: Contents: The preliminaries --Napoleon's army and its generals --The Russian army and its generals --The first stage of the campaign: operations from Kovno to Vitebsk --The operations about Smolensk --The operations in Volhynia and on the Düna --Smolensk to Borodino --The.

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In Napoleon gathers the largest army of all times, of about men from 24 controlled countries to invade Russia. day later they will have to withdraw, soldiers either killed or captured.

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This eyewitness account of Napoleon's invasion of Russia, the French occupation of Moscow and the Grand Army's disastrous retreat was first published in An abridged version was published in and it is this version which has been newly translated, omitting material dealing with the details of the military maneuvers.

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Indeed, I owe my life to the soldiers. Some of them flew to my rescue when the Cossacks surrounded me and would have killed or taken me prisoner.Richard K.

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