Napoleon's Invasion of Russia by George Nafziger

By George Nafziger

“An notable resource publication at the clash, excessive on info and data.”—Journal of the Society for military old Research

September 7, 1812, is on its own essentially the most cataclysmic days within the historical past of conflict: 74,000 casualties on the conflict of Borodino. And this used to be good earlier than the discovery of weaspons of mass destruction like computing device weapons or breech-loading rifles.

In this particular learn of 1 of the main attention-grabbing army campaigns in background, George Nazfiger incorporates a transparent exposition at the strength constitution in Europe on the time top as much as Napoleon’s fateful selection to aim what grew to become out to be most unlikely: the conquest of Russia. additionally featured are entire orders of conflict and targeted descriptions of the opposing forces.

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