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A military history of Napoleon's first war with Russia. Verified from unpublished official documents. This edition is reprinted from the third edition published by The Bodley Head in 1907. Folding maps and plans to rear of book. ISBN: 0853683603. Previous owner's address ink stamped to front pastedown. Text block and fold-out maps browned. Red pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine. Cigarette odour present.
A wealth of detailed analysis of the various tactical doctrines employed by the main armies of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic period, giving fresh consideration to the theoretical versus practical handling of the three principal arms of infantry, cavalry and artillery. Green cloth boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w photos. ISBN: 0094745102. Light browning to text block. Cigarette odour present.
The results of more than twenty years of research tells the 'inside' story of Napoleon's march to Moscow in a compellingly readable form. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 416 pages. ISBN: 1853671541. Text block & dustwrapper lightly browned. Cigarette odour present.
SHARPE'S WATERLOO: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN 15 JUNE TO 18 JUNE 1815
Written by Bernard Cornwell.
Stock no. 1820612
Published by Collins. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Eleventh novel in the Sharpe's series. ISBN: 0002236435. Text block browned. Light browning to pictorial dustwrapper. Cigarette odour present.
Armies of the Napoleonic Wars Research Series. Of interest to any Napoleonic enthusiast, historian, or wargamer, a gold mine of information, insights, and the key for understanding the crucial campaign of 1813. Dark blue imitation leather cloth boards with gilt titles. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 0962665517. Text block browned. Light scuffing to dustwrapper. Cigarette odour present.
An exciting and detailed picture of the fighting force created by the genius and power of Napoleon. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297795902. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly creased. Cigarette odour present.
Foreign Units in the French Army Under the Consulate and Empire 1799 to 1814. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1853674885. Light browning to top edge of text block and top edge of dustwrapper. Cigarette odour present.
The first and perhaps the greatest victory of Napoleon's Grande Armee. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and maps. ISBN: 085422128X. Previous owner's address ink stamped to front pastedown. Text block browned. Cigarette odour present.
Originally published in 1912. Marshal Ney was a French military commander and Marshal of the Empire who fought in the French Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic Wars. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Red pictorial endpapers. B/w maps & illustrations. ISBN: 1869804252. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Cigarette odour present.
Dramatic account of the whole campaign with detailed analysis of the battles of Jena and Auerstadt. Burgundy boards with gilt title to spine. Fold-out map and chart. ISBN: 1853673102. A few small pin-hole size indentations to front board. Fold-out map and plan a little creased at folds. Dustwrapper is a little grubby.
GEORGE TOWNSEND ANDREWS OF YORK 'THE RAILWAY ARCHITECT'
Written by Bill Fawcett.
Stock no. 1820605
Published by Yorkshire Architectural & York Archaeological Society; The North Eastern Railway Association. 1st 2011. Fine condition.
Large format. Beige pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w illustrations and photos throughout. ISBN: 9781873513767.
A HISTORY OF THE NEWCASTLE & CARLISLE RAILWAY 1824 TO 1870
Written by Bill Fawcett.
Stock no. 1820604
Published by The North Eastern Railway Association. 1st 2008. Fine condition.
The first line across Britain. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781873513699.