Tag: Napoleonic Wars

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Triumph of Spirit

French Emperor Napoleon III leda Franco-Sardinian army into northern Italy in the summer of 1859…

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Masterstroke at Friedland

Emperor Napoleon achieved a decisive victory over Count Bennigsen’s Russians in June 1807, redeeming the…

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Carnage at Bussaco

Bravery was not enough to overcome uninspired tactics in a bloody clash between Marshal Massena…

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Naval Carnage at Navarino

A combined Egyptian and Turkish fleet was no match for the skilled gunnery of a…

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Treasures Abound at the Met’s Famed Armor Museum

With more than 14,000 pieces in its collection, the Met’s Armor Museum in Manhattan’s Upper…

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Napoleons Last Victory

Napoleon pummeled Blucher at Ligny on June 16, 1815. Although forced back the Prussians maintained…

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Halberds and Spontoons

The sergeant’s halberd and the officer’s pontoon survived as symbols of rank well into the…

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Game Preview: Holdfast: Nations at War

A unique Napoleonic Wars shooter is hitting Steam as an Early Access game.

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Book Review: A Brief Look at Ten New Book Releases

Christopher Miskimon gives a quick look at ten new books that are hitting the shelves…

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Book Review: Nine Literary Picks For May 2017

From Pax Romana to the Projects of Skunkworks, WHN covers nine fascinating military history books…