John Augustus O’Shea, Archibald Forbes and William Herbert
The final volume of a unique three volume set
The conflicts of the nineteenth century did much to create the modern world. Following the defeat of the First Empire of the French, most of Europe was..
Charles Lowe, A. Hilliard Atteridge and John Augustus O’Shea
Volume two of the conflicts of the continental European nations
The conflicts of the nineteenth century did much to create the modern world. Following the defeat of the First Empire of the French, ..
John Augustus O’Shea, Herbert Russell and Arthur Griffiths
The first volume of a three volume set
The conflicts of the nineteenth century did much to create the modern world. Following the defeat of the First Empire of the French, most of Europe was in per..
W. Alison Phillips & Herbert Russell
The rise of the modern Greek nation
The fifteenth century brought about the destruction of the Roman Empire of the East when the Ottoman Turks, under the sickle moon banner and the fervour of Islam..
Arthur L. Wagner & Charles Lowe
A pivotal engagement in the formation of modern Europe
This book contains two accounts—one substantial, the other concise and illustrated—describing the Battle of Königgrätz (sometimes known as The..
Edward Dicey & Charles Lowe
The complete two volume set and an additional essay: The Redoubts of Düppel by Charles Lowe
Denmark, Prussia and Austria at war—2 volumes in one special edition
Europe is familiar with wars which have ostensibly arisen from issues of succession among its monarchies. Most of these provided..
John E. Tuel & Carlo Bossoli
The Second Italian War of Independence, 1859
With 40 Illustrations by Carlo Bossoli
A clash of empires in Italy
Variously called, ‘The Second Italian War of Independence,’ ‘The Franco-Austrian War.’ ‘The Austro-Sardinian War’ and ‘The Austro-Piedmontese War’ this notable European ..
Charles Ryan & William V. Herbert
Two Accounts of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78
Under the Red Crescent
by Charles Ryan
The Third Battle of Plevna
by William V. HerbertA history and a personal account of great battle in a single volume
This unique Leonaur edition contains ..
H. M. Hozier
The Austro-Prussian Conflict of 1866
The creation of a new Europe in fire and blood
Europe during the second half of the nineteenth century was in turmoil. Ancient empires sought to hold and consolidate their power, smaller states str..
George W. A. Fitz-George & C. W. Robinson
The Battle of Sedan by George W. A. Fitz-George & Battlefield of Sedan by C. W. Robinson
A great battle of the Franco-Prussian conflict
These two accounts of the battle of Sedan in 1870 have been combined for good value to enable readers to gain a balanced overview of the action from d..
A British Newspaperman’s View of the Franco-Prussian War
With the Prussians in 1870
The title of this book is ironic. Early on readers will discover a facsimile of a newspaper article—discovered by the author upon his return to England—reporting his deat..
Jean Jacques Theophile Bonie & Otto August Johannes Kaehler
Actions of French Cavalry 1870
by Jean Jacques Theophile Bonie
Cavalry at Vionville & Mars-la-Tour
by Otto August Johannes Kaehler
Two views of European cavalry warfare in the 19th Century
If the American Civil War taught what war would become in the world of the post Industrial Revolution ,the lesson was thoroughly learnt and..
Harold Carmichael Wylly
The Decisive Conflict for the Unification of Italy
An epic struggle for the future of a continent
The momentous battles described in this book were pivotal in shaping the Europe we know today. They brought about the unification of Italy and were th..
Paul F. S. Dermoncourt
The Adventures of the Duchess of Berri and Her Attempt to Overthrow French Monarchy
Putting all at risk in a great game of power
Princess Marie Caroline married King Louis the Eighteenth of France's nephew—the Duke of Berri (or Berry) shortly after the final defeat of Napoleon and..
14 First Hand Accounts
Fourteen first hand accounts from the ranks of the British Army during Queen Victoria's Empire
Original & True Battle Stories
Recollections of the Indian Mutiny
With the 49th in the Crimea
With the Guards in Egypt
The Charge of the Six Hundred
Told from the Ranks Queen Victoria’s long reign encompassed the British Empire at its height. All over the world her soldiers in Red Coats and Khaki fought wars in mountains and jungles, deserts and f..