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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 40 related to The Face of Battle: A Study of Agincourt, Waterloo, and the Somme.   

Tactics and the Experience of Battle in the Age of Napoleon

Rory Muir - History - 2000 - 352 pages
What was it like to be a soldier on a Napoleonic battlefield? What happened when cavalry regiments charged directly at one another? What did the generals do during battle ...
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The Sources of Military Doctrine: France, Britain, and Germany Between the ...

Barry Posen - History - 1986 - 288 pages
Barry R. Posen explores how military doctrine takes shape and the role it plays in grand strategy-that collection of military, economic, and political means and ends with which ...
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The Art of Warfare in Western Europe During the Middle Ages: From the Eighth ...

J. F. Verbruggen - History - 1997 - 388 pages
First full English edition of classic work on medieval warfare, updated to take recent scholarship into account.
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Empires in World History: Power and the Politics of Difference

Jane Burbank, Frederick Cooper - History - 2011 - 511 pages
This book "departs from conventional European and nation-centered perspectives to take a remarkable look at how empires relied on diversity to shape the global order. Beginning ...
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On Wellington: A Critique of Waterloo

Carl von Clausewitz - History - 2012 - 272 pages
The Battle of Waterloo has been studied and dissected so extensively that one might assume little more on the subject could be discovered. Now historian Peter Hofschröer brings ...
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Sickness, Suffering, and the Sword: The British Regiment on Campaign, 1808-1815

Andrew Bamford - History - 2013 - 384 pages
Although an army’s success is often measured in battle outcomes, its victories depend on strengths that may be less obvious on the field. In Sickness, Suffering, and the Sword ...
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Energy and the Politics of the North Atlantic

George A. Gonzalez - BUSINESS & ECONOMICS - 2013 - 200 pages
Documents how energy resource acquisition has been the driving motivator for European and American international relations. Since the onset of the Second Industrial Revolution ...
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Napoleon on War

Napoleon I (Emperor of the French), Bruno Colson - History - 2015 - 484 pages
The first ever systematic and authoritative compilation of Napoleon's thinking on war, this is as close as we will ever get to the great book on war that Napoleon contemplated ...
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