The War of the Two Emperors: The Duel Between Napoleon and Alexander -- Russia, 1812

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Random House, 1985 - Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 - 487 pages
Offers incisive portraits on the indecisive Tsar Alexander I and the brilliant but vain napoleon, their calamitous confrontation, the dissolution of the great French army.

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Napoleon's colorful but disastrous Russian campaign has been strangely neglected by American publishers. Bridging the gap between popular and scholarly history, historian Cate has written a thoroughly ... Read full review

Contents

MARCH 1812
3
PETERSBURG AND THE POLISH POWDER KEG
14
THE LOOMING STORM
32
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