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By Anthony L. Dawson

The Napoleonic Wars gripped Europe, and past, for over ten years in the beginning of the 19th century. 1000's of battles have been fought among the armies of France (and its allies) and all these powers that needed to work out Napoleon Bonaparte stopped in his tracks and an finish to the French Empire. The battles and sieges of the Napoleonic Wars, which price the lives of among three and six million males, made exceptional use of huge weapons, and each engaging military possessed quite a number artillery. With the wars protecting this sort of lengthy time period, and with such a lot of armies concerned, the topic of Napoleonic artillery is a sophisticated one, and no paintings has tried to ascertain all of the guns excited about a unmarried, targeted quantity. formerly. The fabricated from years of study, this e-book provides so much of what's identified in regards to the artillery items of the Napoleonic Wars. together with quite a few drawings, modern illustrations and glossy images of surviving weapons, will probably be a useful addition to the library of historians, modellers, wargamers and re-enactors.

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