The Battle

The Battle

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At Waterloo, some 70,000 men under Napoleon and an equal number under Wellington faced one another in a titanic and bloody struggle. In the end, as John Keegan notes, contemporaries felt that Napoleon's defeat had "reversed the tide of European history." Even 190 years later, the name Waterloo resounds.

Italian historian Alessandro Barbero's majestic new account stands apart from previous British and French histories by giving voice to all the nationalities that… (more)

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Publisher: Gale (May 26, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 11.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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