Napoleon Series Archive 2015

Re: Gueniffey, Bonaparte
In Response To: Re: Gueniffey, Bonaparte ()

And if you have not been in combat and/or commanded troops at any time trying to explain those two phenomena to someone without the experience is akin to attempting to explain the concept of color to a person blind from birth.

I don't agree - I have never been in the armed forces but can clearly understand the differences between what happens in the heat of battle and cold-blooded atrocities and between official policy and lapses of discipline. I should think that the same applies to all reasonable users of the forum, who are capable of exercising judgement to put specific actions into the appropriate category.

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