Napoleon Series Archive 2015

Attempt of the Cossacks to Capture Napoleon at Bri
"Attempt of the Cossacks to Capture Napoleon at Brienne" by William Barnes Wollen. 18571936
Illustration from Cassell's History of England (special edition, A W Cowan, c 1890).

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During the heavy fighting Bonaparte was almost taken by Russian cossacks, and both Blucher and his second-in-command August von Gneisenau only just managed to elude French troops.
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