WITH EAGLES TO GLORY: NAPOLEON AND HIS GERMAN ALLIES IN THE 1809 CAMPAIGN

GILL (J.)

D123

£19.99

528pp., illus., P.B. 2018 reissue. John Gill presents an unprecedented and comprehensive study of this year of glory for the German soldiers fighting for Napoleon, When combat opened they were in the thick of the action, fighting within French divisions and often without any French support at all. They demonstrated tremendous skill, courage and loyalty.