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Austerlitz 1805 : the fate of empires

Author: Ian Castle
Publisher: Oxford : Osprey, 2002.
Series: Campaign (Osprey Publishing), 101.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This all-new volume chronicles the events that climaxed on the field of Austerlitz in one of the most famous battles of the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). Not only was it the first campaign that Napoleon waged as Emperor of France, but also the first great test for his Grande Armée. The Emperor himself regarded it as his greatest victory and it undoubtedly won him a mastery of Europe that would remain unbroken for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Napoleon, Emperor of the French; William Pitt; Napoleon, Emperor of the French; William Pitt
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Castle
ISBN: 1841761362 9781841761367
OCLC Number: 49692066
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: The road to war in 1805; plans and preparations; the opposing commanders; the opposing armies; the battle of Austerlitz; the aftermath of the battle; chronology; a guide to further reading; the battlefield today; wargaming Austerlitz.
Series Title: Campaign (Osprey Publishing), 101.
Responsibility: Ian Castle ; illustrated by Christa Hook.

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This title details the famous "Battle of the Three Emperors", featuring the three most powerful individuals and armies in Europe. It examines the attacks and counterattacks at Austerlitz with  Read more...

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