Napoleon’s Paris: A Guide to the Napoleonic Sites of the Consulate and the First French Empire 1799 – 1815 David Buttery Pen & Sword (2020) ISBN 9781526749475 Paperback, 264 pages Finally, a guidebook for Napoleonic History enthusiasts! The book is divided into ten chapters, the first two provide a short history of Napoleon and his […]
Fashioning Regulation, Regulating Fashion. The Uniforms and Dress of the British Army 1800-1815, Volume I Ben Townsend Helion & Company (2019) ISBN 9781911628095 Hardback, 420 pages, 21 colour plates, 47 black and white illustrations Fashioning Regulation, Regulating Fashion. The Uniforms and Dress of the British […]
The Secret Expedition: The Anglo-Russian Invasion of Holland 1799 Geert van Uythoven Helion & Company (2018) ISBN 9781912390205 Hardback, 447 pages, 46 illustrations, 16 maps The 1799 Anglo-Russian campaign in Holland has not received much attention from English-speaking historians. When they do deign to notice it is usually cast as a second-rate misadventure involving […]
Napoleon in 100 Objects Gareth Glover Pen & Sword Books (2019) ISBN 978 1 52673 136 4 291 pages, illustrations, hardback This book is one of two planned to mark the 250th anniversary of the birth of two of the greatest generals in world history. This, published in 2019, will be followed in 2020 with […]
The French at Waterloo: Eyewitness Accounts Volume 1 – Napoleon, Imperial Headquarters, and 1st Corps Andrew Field Pen & Sword (2020) ISBN 9781526768469 Hardback,154pp, 8 pages of B&W illustrations and 3 small diagrams for explanation Andrew Field has rightly become renowned as an expert in the French sources from the 1815 campaign and has previously […]
They Fought with Extraordinary Bravery: The III German (Saxon) Army Corps in the Southern Netherlands, 1814. van Uythoven, Geert. Helion and Company Limited (2020) (From Reason to Revolution 1721-1815 Number 47) ISBN 9781912866656 Paperback, 152 pages, 8pp colour plates, 4 b/w maps, 6 b/w ills This study by Geert van Uythoven provides one of the […]
The Light Division in the Peninsular War 1808-1811 Tim Saunders and Rob Yuill Pen & Sword, 2020 ISBN 9781526757326 302 pages with over 100 B & W illustrations and maps This incredibly, is the first of two Histories of the Light Division in the Peninsula due out this year. It is unfortunate that Pen & […]
Author: David A Wilson Helion Books – From Reason to Revolution Series No. 48 ISBN 9781913118914 published 2020 131 pp 43 Colour Illustrations The Danish Army of the later Napoleonic wars (post 1807) whilst allied to France, is not one that has been studied in English to any great extent regarding their uniforms, equipment and […]
Translated from the German for the first time. Lindau served in the 2nd KGL Light Battalion.
A valuable and eye-opening addition to any Napoleonic library…
Superb edition of a classic manual on an artillerist’s duties. . .
The memoir of the teen who stole an Emperor's heart...