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Thiébault: Soldier of Napoleon: Volume 1
Paul Thiébault
A Personal Account of the Revolutionary Wars and Conflicts of the French First Empire
A two volume narrative of the Napoleonic Wars by a highly regarded general Personal narratives of the careers of Napoleon’s soldiers of the First Empire are not common in English translation nor ar..
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Thiébault: Soldier of Napoleon: Volume 2
Paul Thiébault
A Personal Account of the Revolutionary Wars and Conflicts of the French First Empire
A two volume narrative of the Napoleonic Wars by a highly regarded general Personal narratives of the careers of Napoleon’s soldiers of the First Empire are not common in English translation nor ar..
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Captain François
Charles François
From Valmy, 1792 to Waterloo, 1815—the Journal of the Military Career of a French Soldier of the Napoleonic Age
An authentic journal of a French soldier through many campaigns The young Charles François rushed to fight for the cause of revolutionary France seeing action at Valmy. This was but the first of ma..
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The Adventures of Captain Parquin
Denis Charles Parquin
The Recollections of a French Cavalry Officer of the Chasseurs During the Napoleonic Era
The gripping memoirs of a cavalry officer of the First Empire This is the story of a remarkable French cavalryman of the Napoleonic era, Denis Charles Parquin, an officer of the Chasseurs a Cheval...
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Marmont on Warfare
Auguste de Marmont & R. P. Dunn-Pattison
An Appraisal of the Military Art by One of Napoleon’s Marshals with a Biography of the Author—On Modern Armies by Auguste de Marmont & Auguste de Marmont, Duke of Ragusa by R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Warfare from the perspective of one of Napoleon’s marshals Napoleon Bonaparte, for all his many personality flaws, is generally regarded as a genius of military craft. His innovative grand tactics ..
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Captain Labaume
Eugene Labaume & T. Dundas Pillans
A French Officer’s First Hand Account of the Invasion of Russia & Retreat from Moscow
An indispensible eyewitness account of the destruction of Napoleon’s Grand Army The author of this remarkable book was an officer of the French Napoleonic army at the time of the emperor’s ultimate..
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Chronicles of the First Empire
Émile Marco St. Hilaire & Hippolyte Bellangé
Personal Recollections of the Napoleonic Era with Illustrations by Hippolyte Bellangé
A view of the Napoleonic epoch by the Imperial Guard’s historian The French author of this interesting book, Emile Marco de Sainte-Hilaire was a well known writer of novels and anecdotal history du..
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The Enemy at Trafalgar
Edward Fraser
The Battle From the Perspective of the French & Spanish Navies and Their Sailors
The men and ships who fought Nelson Avid readers and students of the Napoleonic Wars are often disappointed at the paucity of information translated into English on the subject of French forces. Th..
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A Journal of the Russian Campaign of 1812
Raymond A. P. J. de Montesquiou-Fezensac
An Eyewitness Account by an Aide-de-Camp to Berthier and Later Colonel of the 4th Regiment of Infantry in Napoleon’s Army
An essential first hand account of a French officer of the First Empire Napoleon, at the height of his unstoppable hubris, attacked Russia and marched his Grande Armee thousands of miles towards it..
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The Journal of the Three Days of the Battle of Waterloo
An Eyewitness
An Account of the Campaign of 1815 from Within the French Army
A telling account from a soldier of France This anonymously written account tells of the experiences of a French soldier during the Waterloo campaign. It of course recounts the events of those mome..
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Rapp: the Last Victor
Jean Rapp
The Career of Jean Rapp, Aide-de-Camp to Desaix & Napoleon, Premier Consul, General of France
The career of a great French soldier of Napoleon Jean Rapp was the epitome of the best of Napoleon’s soldiers. The son of a janitor, bound for the clergy, Rapp found his own temperament and the spi..
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Soldiers of Napoleon
A. J. Doisy De Villargennes & Arthur Chuquet

The 100th title in our Eyewitness to War Series

The Experiences of the Men of the French First Empire
Under the Eagles by A. J. Doisy De Villargennes
Voices of 1812 by Arthur Chuquet
The 100th title in our Eyewitness to War Series Accounts of the men of the First Empire Writings of the experiences of Napoleon's foot and horse soldiers which have been translated into English ..
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Marine of Revolution & Consulate
Moreau de Jonnès
The Recollections of a French Soldier of the Revolutionary Wars 1791-1804
A soldier of revolution The wars of the French Revolution are justifiably dominated by the masterful figure of Napoleon. His rapid rise to power, initially as general, then as First Consul and ulti..
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Sergeant Guillemard: the Man Who Shot Nelson?
Robert Guillemard
A Soldier of the Infantry of the French Army of Napoleon on Campaign Throughout Europe
Robert Guillemard was one of those unusual people (a real life example of a character type now very popular in fiction) who found himself engaging with remarkable people during important historical ev..
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Napoleon's Russian Campaign
Philippe Henri de Segur
The Invasion, Battles and Retreat by an Aide-de-Camp on the Emperor's Staff
Philippe Henri de Segur was a French officer-an aide de camp-on Napoleon's staff-who served with the Grand Army throughout the Russian Campaign of 1812. This made him the ideal author for its history...
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