his fully illustrated, oversized book covers every aspect of the Grand Armée-including infantry, cavalry, naval, engineer and quartermaster elements. From composition to training to battle, this volume is full of fascinating details and the full story of an army that almost ruled the world. A brilliant scholar and gifted writer shares his "insider" knowledge in a colorful and scholarly book that is invaluable for war gamers, miniaturists, re-enactors and general history readers alike.

Wellington's Military Machine

  • 1989 Spellmount Ltd UK