Napoleon Against Russia: A Concise History of 1812 by Digby Smith
English | Jan. 2005 | ISBN: 1844150895 | 256 Pages | EPUB (True) | 5.93 MB
In June 1812 500,000 men of Napoleon's army invaded Russia. Six months later barely 20,000 returned. The disastrous advance to Moscow and the subsequent retreat irreparably damaged Napoleon's military power and prestige and resulted one of the most celebrated catastrophes in all military history.