Wellington said that of all his battles Assaye, fought during the Second Maratha War in central India, was 'the bloodiest for the numbers that I ever saw'. A small British force, under Major-General the Honourable Arthur Wellesley (as Wellington
Salamanca was the most decisive battle of the entire Peninsular War. Wellington smashed Marmont's French Army and his pursuit of its shattered remnants led to the famous cavalry charge of the King's German Legion at Garcia Hernandez.
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The Battle Vol.
fireVolume 1 In order to preserve his hold on Europe, in that year 1812, Napoleon had no choice but to declare war on the Russian Emperor Alexander. In September, after three months of walking, his men, hungry and exhausted, finally advanced on Moscow ...
The ashes The Ashes volume 2 Following the gigantic fire that sacked Moscow and rejected its troops, what can Napoleon do? For him who, enclosed in his dreams of grandeur, aspires to march to Asia, there is no question of returning to France. But the winter settles, the Cossack armies are faster and more mobile, each attempt to advance leads to tens of thousands of deaths, and the bivouac in this destroyed city has weakened the Grande Armée considerably.