A Personal Account of Military service from 1781-1813 in the West Indies, the Egyptian Campaign and the Walcheren Expedition During the Napoleonic Wars
Personal observations of small campaigns of the Napoleonic age
The long period of the French Revolution, the Consulate and Napoleon’s First Empire was notable not as a departure from almost perpetu..
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..
Thomas Walsh & W. W. Knollys
the Defeat of Napoleon’s Egyptian Adventure & the Campaign of 1801—Journal of the Late Campaign in Egypt by Thomas Walsh &The Expedition to Egypt (Extract) by Colonel W. W. Knollys
Two fine accounts of the British at war with Napoleon’s French Army in Egypt
While there can be no doubt as to the colossal stature of Napoleon Bonaparte in world history, it is equally certain tha..
Haji A. Browne
The French Campaign of 1798-1801 From the Egyptian Perspective
Napoleon’s Egyptian adventure by an Egyptian historian
It is a fascinating and compelling aspect of the character of Napoleon Bonaparte that as his star accelerated towards its zenith, his imaginat..
Theodore A. Dodge
The Egyptian and Syrian Campaigns & the Wars of the Second and Third Coalitions, 1798-1805
The second volume of a major work on warfare in the Napoleonic age
The author of this substantial multi-volume history, Theodore A Dodge, was not only an historian of stature and note but also a so..
The Reminiscences of an Officer of H. M 20th Regiment During the Napoleonic Wars
The military experiences of an infantry officer on many campaigns
The author of this book had the distinction of belonging to a regiment which saw active service in several campaigns and theatres d..
The Seven Years War in Europe, the French and Indian War, Colonial American Frontier and the Caribbean, the Napoleonic Wars, the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, the Ashanti War and the Nile Expedition--1729-1888
The first 150 years of one of the British Army’s most renowned regiments
Archibald Forbes was a notable author, journalist and special correspondent during the British colonial wars of the Victoria..
Eric W. Sheppard
A History of the British Army to 1914
From knight and roundhead to the birth of the modern army
The British Army can trace its lineage back to the middle ages, but for those who are interested in the development of Britain's land force..
The Campaigns of the 28th Regiment of Foot During the Napoleonic Wars by a Serving Officer
A personal narrative of a fighting regiment
There were many famous regiments in Wellington's renowned 'Old Peninsular Army'. Perhaps the 28th Regiment of Foot was not exceptional, but it certainly ..
The Experiences of a Gordon Highlander During the Napoleonic Wars in Egypt, the Peninsula and France
A LEONAUR ORIGINAL
Unique documentation from a rare Napoleonic first-hand account
This book—the first hand experiences of an ordinary British soldier of the Napoleonic era—is a Leonaur original. It has never been ava..
The Napoleonic Wars Career of One of Wellington's Most Highly Valued Officers in Egypt, Holland, Italy, the Peninsula and at Waterloo
The military career of the Duke of Wellingtons champion There have been few British soldiers during the Napoleonic era of comparatively junior rank who achieved fame in their own time rather than as a..
Jean Baptiste Gazzola
A Cavalryman of Napoleon's Army on Campaign Throughout the Napoleonic Wars
Galloping into danger--on and off the battlefield
Jean Baptiste Gazzola's memoir of his life in Napoleon's cavalry regiments is a remarkable and exhilarating one. He tells his story vividly-almost ..
The Campaigns of a British Infantryman in Italy, Egypt, the Peninsular & the West Indies During the Napoleonic Wars
When Joseph Anderson joined the British Army to fight the French he little realised that his service would find him in action across the globe. The rarely reported expedition to southern Italy found h..