THE BRITISH ARMY IN EGYPT 1801: AN UNDERRATED ARMY COMES OF AGE

DIVALL (C.)

D131

£25.00

126pp., illus.incl.16 colour plates mostly of uniforms, P.B. 2018. This study analyses the force and its commanders, sent to Egypt in 1800 to eject the French army abandoned by Bonaparte. It examines the preparations that contributed so notably to its success, and evaluates why it was able to take the fight to a battle-hardened Revolutionary force and defeat it. It also includes much information on its uniforms.