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History of the Waterloo campaign

by William Siborne

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Published by Greenhill Books, Stackpole Books in London, Mechanicsburg, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Military leadership.,
    • France. Armée -- History -- Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815.,
    • Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815.,
    • Armies -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Previously published: 1990.

      Statementby Captain W. Siborne.
      SeriesNapoleonic library ;, 15
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC242 .S53 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxli, 584 p., 28 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages584
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL780872M
      ISBN 101853670693
      LC Control Number95012757

      Waterloo Association Set up to to preserve and safeguard the site of the battle and promote public education and appreciation of the history of the wars between Great Britain, her allies and France known as the Napoleonic Wars. More Praise for John Hussey's Waterloo Campaign! Winner of the Templer Medal , awarded by The Society for Army Historical Research ; As featured on the Napoleon Series by Bob Burnham – click here.; Also featured on The Miniatures Page, click here to read the thread.; Plus, click here to visit the author’s website. Military History Monthly's September BOOK OF Price: £

      The Classic Account. History of the Waterloo Campaign. The Classic Account of the Last Battle of the Napoleonic Wars, H.T. Siborne, Frontline Books, Barnsley, , hardback, £, pp. , ISBN Military historians and a wider range of readers enticed by the blood and thunder exploits of Bernard Cornwell’s Richard Sharpe in the Napoleonic Wars will welcome .   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Campaign of Waterloo: A Military History by John Codman Ropes - .

      Save 84% off the newsstand price! "Come general, the affair is over, we have lost the day," Napoleon told one of his officers. "Let us be off." The day was J By about 8 . The second part of a superb history on the Waterloo campaign. It is a well written and highly accessible account, picking over the bones of the different accounts from the time to very good effect. The notes are extensive and add to the richness of the whole. A great resource for the general reader or for the academic looking to research /5(10).


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Siborne's history provides one of the most detailed accounts of Waterloo from the English perspective, and is the must-read book for anyone with a serious interest in the battle and campaign. I emphasize campaign, because the book also describes the often ignored aftermath of Waterloo, when the French tried to hold off the invading Prussian and 4/4(3).

“The history of the Battle of Waterloo told by a master storyteller.” (Shelf Awareness) “In his first nonfiction book, acclaimed historical novelist Cornwell (The Empty Throne,etc.) employs his storytelling skills to bring military history out of the textbook.

A fascinating, detailed, and generously illustrated description of /5(K). The Waterloo Campaign: The German Victory, By Peter Hofschröer, Greenhill Books, $ Two years ago I reviewed History of the Waterloo campaign book copy of Peter Hofschröer’s promising The Waterloo Campaign: Wellington, His German Allies and the Battles of Author: Ehoward.

The th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo produced a lot of new works, and this is a cracking one: a narrative history of the key four days with all the verve and skill of a story and the analysis of a historian.

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The Napoleonic Library is an outstanding collection /5. Greenhill, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. The History of the Waterloo Campaign Captain William Siborne No preview available - All Book Search results » Bibliographic information. Title: History of the Waterloo Campaign Issue 15 of.

There have been many books about Waterloo, but never one to rival this in scale or authority. The text, based upon extensive research, describes both the battle and the campaign that preceded it in detail, drawing upon the first-hand accounts of participants on all sides in order to give the reader a vivid feeling for the experiences of those who fought upon this most celebrated of all 5/5(1).

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Thank you for your : Pen & Sword Books Limited. The Waterloo Campaign: Wellington, his German Allies and the Battles of Ligny and Quatre Bras, by Peter Hofschröer, Greenhill Books, $ Winston Churchill once remarked that there was only one thing worse during a war than having allies–and that was to have none of either, enemies or : Ehoward.

The book is beautifully written, well mapped, and it will be the authoritative book on Waterloo for all time." Major-General Sir Evelyn Webb-Carter "Volume I of Waterloo: The Campaign of is a brilliant tour de force, not least for its comprehensive coverage of matters that so many histories of warfare either ignore or skate : Pen and Sword.

Military historians and a wider range of readers enticed by the blood and thunder exploits of Bernard Cornwell’s Richard Sharpe in the Napoleonic Wars will welcome the publication of this new edition of Captain William Siborne’s classic account of the Waterloo Campaign first published ina year before the author’s death, under the title History of the War in France and Price: £   The Waterloo Campaign also covers the death of the Duke of Brunswick, the reconciliation of Napoleon and his estranged brother Jerome in the crucible of battle, and the tragic loss and miraculous delivery of many ordinary addition to its popular appeal, Albert Nofi's The Waterloo Campaign has found favour with the most demanding of /5(16).

History of the Waterloo Campaign (Napoleonic Library) by Siborne, William and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Siborne, William (), History of the War in France and Belgium, in (2nd ed.), London: T. & W. Boone: Volume 1 and Volume 2 (4th and 5th editions published as The Waterloo campaign, ).

This edition shows "Appendix" in uncut version ; (): 3rd edition published in one book. Shelves: biography, non-fiction, military-history, history, napoleonic-war, european-history, audio-book There is nothing dull about this book; I could not put it down.

Cornwell used his novelist skills to tell the story of Waterloo through the words and experience of /5. The first of two ground-breaking volumes on the Waterloo campaign, this book is based upon a detailed analysis of sources old and new in four languages.

It highlights the political stresses between the Allies, and their resolution; it studies the problems of feeding and paying forAllied forces assembling in Belgium during the /5(19). ON WATERLOO is built around a new and complete translation of Clausewitz's study of the Waterloo campaign (published in Berlin, ), which is a strategic analysis of the entire campaign (not just the Battle of Waterloo).

It includes the Duke of Wellington's detailed response to it—the only essay Wellington ever wrote concerning the battle. This is a used book in very good condition and the listing image is a stock picture. History of the Waterloo Campaign JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser.

Battle of Waterloo (J ), Napoleon’s final defeat at the hands of the duke of Wellington’s combined allied army and a Prussian army under Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher. The battle, fought south of Waterloo, Belgium, ended 23 years of recurrent warfare between France and the other powers of Europe.

John Hussey’s Waterloo, The Campaign of Volume I, from Elba to Ligny and Quatre Bras, is an outstanding addition to the body literature on Waterloo and the Hundred Days.

Waterloo constitutes well-trod ground, actually and metaphorically examined by writers almost from the moment the cannons ceased firing/5(26).Member Credits: Buy Member Credits during the first 10 days of the month for only $ each and redeem them for any book on the site.

(Save over 20%) Credits will not expire, so you can use them at any time!I am pleased to announce a new project for the Napoleon Series. We have joined with Greenhill Books in their campaign to spread the news about a new book by John Hussey called Waterloo: the Campaign of About six months ago, Michael Leventhal contacted me and asked if I would take a look at an important new work on Waterloo that Greenhill Books was publishing.