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THE BATTLE OF ALBUERA 1811 Glorious Field of Grief (Campaign Chronicles) by Michael Oliver

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Published by Pen and Sword .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Battles & campaigns,
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Spain,
  • Military - Napoleonic Wars,
  • History / Modern / 19th Century,
  • Modern - 18th Century,
  • Modern - 19th Century

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8953498M
ISBN 101844154610
ISBN 109781844154616

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  Yet despite the battle's significance in the wider campaign to expel Napoleon's armies from Spain, the story of Albuera has rarely received the coverage accorded to other battles of the war. In this ground-breaking book, Michael Oliver and Richard Partridge seek to set the historical record straight. Yet despite the battle's significance in the wider campaign to expel Napoleon's armies from Spain, the story of Albuera has rarely received the coverage accorded to other battles of the war. In this ground-breaking book, Michael Oliver and Richard Partridge seek to set the historical record : £ Oliver and Partridge kicked off with their book “the Battle of Albuera – Glorious Field of Grief” in Then saw two more books: Dempsey with his “Albuera The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War” and Edwards with “Albuera: Wellington’s Fourth Peninsular Campaign, ”. Battle of Albuera, 16th May A Chess-Like Arm-Wrestle. Our re-fight of Albuera was much like the real thing. It was a great tussle, a near-run thing and a “damned nice thing” in my book—since the French won a minor victory! The outcome was determined according to the scenario rules. After the battle the French would have had to.

  battle of albuera One of the scenario’s we played this weekend was the French (under the command of Marshal Soult) attack on the Allied right flank, at the Battle of Albuera in The Allied Commander, General Beresford, tasked the Spanish, under the command of General Blake, to defend the area known as “Albuera Heights” and. Buy The Battle of Albuera Glorious Field of Grief 1st by Michael Oliver, Richard Partridge (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 5. The book in question was; Albuera The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War by Guy C. Dempsey. The battle of Albuera is known to Napoleonic historians and enthusiasts as one of the Peninsular War's bloodiest clashes and has provided history with such dramatic accounts of the British 57th Foot, forever after known as the “Die Hards Price: £ Albuera The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War. Dempsey, Guy. Albuera The Bloodiest Battle of the Peninsular War. Frontline / Pen and Sword Books, Barnsley, UK, pages. ISBN#: Hardcover £