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By Gregory Fremont-Barnes

The armies of the Napoleonic Wars fought in a sequence of devastating campaigns that disturbed the peace of Europe for twelve years, but the composition, association and battling potency of those forces obtain too little consciousness. each one strength has a tendency to be tested in isolation or within the context of somebody conflict or crusade or because the tool of a well-known commander. not often have those armies been studied jointly in one quantity as they're during this authoritative and interesting reassessment edited via Gregory Fremont-Barnes.

Leading specialists at the Napoleonic Wars were in particular commissioned to provide chapters on all the defense force that took half during this momentous period in eu background. the result's a bright comparative portrait of ten of the main major armies of the interval, and of army carrier and war within the early 19th century. The publication might be crucial examining and reference for all scholars of the Napoleonic era.

Covers the armies of Austria, Britain, the Confederation of the Rhine, the Duchy of Warsaw, France, the dominion of Italy, Portugal, Prussia, Russia and Spain.

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