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History of the Royal Regiment of Artillery Vol II (1784-1815)
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Major Francis Duncan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-23 - Publisher: Andrews UK Limited

This two-volume history of the Royal Artillery is one of the earliest published on that subject, and covers the period from its formation in 1716 to Waterloo, a hundred years of history. This volume takes the history of the Regiment to Waterloo and the defeat of Napoleon, and in connection
Incomparable: A Collection of Essays
Language: en
Pages: 121
Authors: Terry Crowdy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

An elite battalion under Louis XVI, the 9th Light Infantry regiment were with Napoleon from almost the beginning of his campaigns, so much so that he dubbed them 'Incomparable'. This collection of essays studies their early history and formation, prior to being so vital during the Napoleonic Wars.
Military Identities
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: David French
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Based upon a combination of official papers, private papers and personal reminiscences, and upon research in the National Archives, regimental museums and collections, and other depositories, this book challenges the assumptions of both the exponents and detractors of the regimental system. The author shows that there was not one, but
Napoleon's War in Spain
Language: en
Pages: 191
Authors: J. TraniƩ, Juan Carlos Carmigniani, Henry Lachouque
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated

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French Military Rule in Morocco
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Moshe Gershovich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This analysis of French colonial ideology and interest in Morocco delineates the manner in which the agents of the protectorate regime sought to conquer the country and control its indigenous inhabitants. Numerous comparative perspectives are offered, placing the French policy towards Morocco in a wider context, making this study relevant