By Gregory Fremont-Barnes
Osprey Command sequence #1
Napoleon stands unmatched in his place as history's most appropriate commander, a name justly earned during approximately 20 years' campaigning in such varied theaters of operation as Italy, Egypt, Spain, Germany, Poland, Russia and France. Taken jointly, his approximately 60 battles - a few of them of far-reaching army and political value - profoundly formed the process sleek Europe, essentially replaced the technique of warfare and encouraged the nature and targets of a guy whose brain and strategy proceed to fascinate scholars and students this present day. it is a army account of Napoleon's martial occupation, analyzing the strategies and management abilities he displayed and together with in-depth exams of his position at Austerlitz, Borodino and Waterloo, the 3 battles that have been to form his future.