Armand-Augustin-Louis Caulaincourt and Désormeaux Eilleaux A great Napoleonic soldier’s life—two volumes complete in one special edition
Armand Caulaincourt was a principal figure of the Napoleonic epoch. Born in 1773, he was serving in the army of France ..
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..
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..
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..
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...
Philippe-Paul de Ségur The colourful career of a member of Napoleon's staff
This is the autobiography of the man who became Count Philippe de Segur, general of Division, Peer of France. Born in 1780, Segur was a child of..
Louis-François Lejeune The Napoleonic Wars through the Experiences of an Officer on Berthier’s Staff Soldier, special agent, prisoner, escapee the further adventures of Lejeune In this second volume of Lejeune’s memoirs he is despatched by Napoleon to Spain, to investigate and report on the state of ..
Louis-François Lejeune The Napoleonic Wars through the Experiences of an Officer on Berthier’s Staff Soldier, artist, engineer, designer, writer, courtier. This is a book by and about an exceptional and talented man, Lejeune epitomized the ideals of the age of revolutions and became an incomparable c..