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Napoleon in Russia.

Alan Warwick Palmer

Napoleon in Russia.

by Alan Warwick Palmer

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia.
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Military leadership,
    • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Campaigns -- Russia

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 297-304.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC235 .P3 1967b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination318 p.
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5546810M
      LC Control Number67025388

      Napoleon in Russia. New York, Simon and Schuster [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Napoleon, Emperor of the French: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alan Palmer. First Edition Art History Military book. With Napoleon in Russia The Illustrated Memoirs of Faber du Faur, by Jonathan North. London , Greenhill, first UK edition, hard bound with dust jacket, pages, 93 full colour plates; 35 sketches in colour and black and white.

      A study of the events which led to Napoleon's tortuous defeat in the Russian campaign of   Major Louis Joseph Vionnet’s memoirs of Napoleon’s disastrous campaign in Russia are readable, detailed, and full of personal anecdote and vivid glimpses into the life of the nineteenth-century soldier. His account concentrates in Brand: Pen & Sword Books Limited.

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Since I first learned that Napoleon lost a huge chunk of his army --without their ever firing a shot-- simply on the trek into Russia in the spring and summer ofI wanted more information to understand why.

I have read Caulaincourt's superb book "On Napoleon's Side in Russia" but needed the topic book serves that purpose/5(6). This book shows in great details how Alexander, tsar of Russia, not only defeated Napoleon on Russian soil, but gathered a coalition of allies to lead a remarkable strategy to crush Napoleon's Grande Armée in by: The major part of this book is fairly interesting as Caulaincourt (Master of the Horse), and self-proclaimed devotee of Napoleon describes the trauma and tragedy of the Russian campaign.

His negative views of the campaign are obvious early on, which makes the reader wonder why he stuck around as the army moves farther and farther into Russia/5. With Napoleon in Russia is a remarkably intimate portrayal of the brilliant general as he suffered one of his greatest defeats.

General Armand de Caulaincourt left Russia with Napoleon in December After this campaign he continued with his critical support of Napoleon right through until the Battle of by: 3.

Napoleon’s goal was to win a quick victory that forced Alexander to the negotiating table. The Russians pulled back, however, and let the Grande Armée capture the city of Vilna on June 27 with Author: Jesse Greenspan. One of the distinctive things about this book is that it drew a lot of attention to German troops fighting on behalf of Napoleon.

Yes, this book is an important corrective to the idea that Napoleon’s forces were all French. They certainly weren’t.

When Napoleon invaded Russia, only something like 55% of his army were French. Sergeant Bourgogne - With Napoleon's Imperial Guard in the Russian Campaign and on the Retreat from Moscow - 13 by Adrien Bourgogne avg rating — ratings.

👉 Use this link and code 'EpicHistoryTV' to get 30 days free at CuriosityStream In Napoleon invaded Russia wit. Napoleon Bonaparte (/ n ə ˈ p oʊ l i ən ˈ b oʊ n ə p ɑːr t /; French: Napoléon [napɔleɔ̃ bɔnapaʁt]; 15 August – 5 May ), born Napoleone di Buonaparte (Italian: [napoleˈoːne di ˌbwɔnaˈparte]), byname "Le Corse" (The Corsican) or "Le Petit Caporal" (The Little Corporal), was a French statesman and military leader who became notorious as an artillery commander.

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Napoleon in Russia book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Napoleon is a torrent which as yet we are unable to stem, said Fi /5.

For that there are many other books from von Clauswitz's Russian Campaign of (he fought in the service of Russians) to a plethora of more modern analyses. Instead, this is a memoir written from the perspective of Napoleon's aide-de-camp/5.

The movement of Russian troops from south to north to protect Borisov shows Chichagov's assumption (shared by Ermolov and Wittgenstein) that Napoleon would continue his retreat along the Minsk road.

Instead, when the French emperor went along the Zembin road towards Vilna (modern Vilnius), Russian troops arrived too late to regain control of. LibraryThing Review User Review - Schmerguls - LibraryThing.

With Napoleon in Russia The Memoirs of General de Caulaincourt, Duke of Vicenza (read 10 Feb ) I was taking Father Green's class "French Revolution and Napoleon" and this was a book he 3/5(3). Armand de Caulaincourt was one of Napoleon's most trusted confidants beginning in and going to the end of Napoleon's career.

His memoirs of the Russian campaign of are the most important of such memoirs, and give an accurate portrait of Napoleon as a. This handsome book is a unique record of Napoleon's invasion of Russia by Faber du Faur, a talented artist and front-line soldier.

It combines his detailed, accurate and compelling illustrations of scenes recorded as they actually happened with his vivid and gripping memoirs of the campaign/5.

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Russia defeated Napoleon with superior strategy and logistics. As early asMinister of Defense Barclay de Tolly and Emperor Alexander I decided that they would engage in strategic retreat, destroying local crops to prevent Napoleon from obtaining food for his soldiers and fodder for their horses, and engaging only in small skirmishes.

Click to read more about With Napoleon in Russia, The diary of Lt. Vossler, a soldier of the Grand Army ; by Heinrich August Vossler. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(1). With Napoleon in Russia by Armand-Augustin-Louis de Caulaincourt duc de Vicence,W.

Morrow and company edition, Hardback in French / françaisCited by: 1. In this unique document, the French statesman presents a comprehensive picture of the supreme crisis of Napoleon's career, with graphic accounts of the French army's advance into Russia, the occupation of Moscow, and the horrors of retreat.

A superb biography, history, and memoir in one unforgettable volume. 5 illustrations. 1 map.Napoleon's campaign in Russia began in June of and triggered the vast reversal of power away from France, which had started with his accession to power some twelve years before and would continue for decades afterwards.men marched into Russia under Napoleon's eagles, only a fraction would march back out, most would be left frozen in the wastes of Russia.

With Russia Against Napoleon: The True Story of the Campaigns of War and Peace, Dominic Lieven, one of the preeminent scholars of nineteenth-century Russia, aims to fill the void, tackling not only the French invasion ofbut also the battles of What sets Lieven’s book apart from the handful of other accounts is his prolific.