napoleon's grande armee. a great book. the daily life of the soldiers of the grande armee. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 019836
Synopsis: Military professional and historian John R. Elting paints an exciting, detailed picture of the magnificent human fighting force, Napoleon's Grande Armee. Colorfully details every facet of life in Napoleon's army including rations, pay, mud and disease, mobile hospitals, loot, camp followers, and more. Two 8-page inserts.
From the Back Cover: This authoritative and enthralling book describes and analyzes Napoleon's most powerful weapon-the Grande Armee, which at its peak numbered over a million soldiers, and without which his military genius would have accomplished little. Elting examines every facet of this incredibly complex human machine: its organization, command system, logistics, weapons, tactics, discipline, recreation, mobile hospitals, camp followers, and more
Title: Swords Around a Throne
Publisher: The Free Press
Publication Date: 1988
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Signed: Inscribed By Author on Dedication Page.
Edition: Second Printing.
Book Description Free Press, 1988., 1988. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st. 1st ed. First Edition. 769p. Photos of uniforms. Heavy. Jacket priced Warmly SIGNED & Inscribed to Llewellyn Lord, Both were Fellows of the Company of Military Historians. Also Elting's Bookplate. Fine/Fine Copy. Signed by Author. Book. Seller Inventory # 85-154