WALKING WATERLOO: A GUIDE

ESDAILE (C.)

D147

£16.99

300pp., illus.in colour, maps, P.B. 2019. ┬áIn a series of walks he describes in vivid detail what happened in each location on 18 June 1815 and he quotes at length from eyewitness accounts of the men who were there. Each phase of the action during that momentous day is covered, from Hougoumont and La Haye Sainte to the charges of the French cavalry and the final, doomed attack of Napoleon’s Imperial Guard.