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by Curtis Cate


Curtis Cate shows how the two emperors, Napoleon and Tsar Alexander I, led their nations to a momentous confrontation fed by their pride, suspicion, vanity, and stubbornness.

Napoleon's calamitous invasion of Russia is legendary. Curtis Cate shows how the two emperors, Napoleon and Tsar Alexander I, led their nations to a momentous confrontation fed by their pride, suspicion, vanity, and stubbornness.

Napoleon's colorful but disastrous Russian campaign has been strangely neglected by American publishers.

3. Russia 1812: The Duel Between Napoleon and Alexander. Published by Pimlico (2004).

Format Paperback 512 pages.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied.

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A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. I just started this book and I am fascinated. The writing is outstanding, I cannot wait to get more into it. 0. Report. Wow! This book was fascinating!

A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. There is a vertical crease along the right edge of the jacket's inside front flap. Wow! This book was fascinating! By Thriftbooks. com User, March 28, 2000. I am neither a military buff nor a historian, but when I picked this book up, I read it cover to cover! The War of the Two Emperors is everything you wanted to know and more about the War between Napoleon and Tsar Alexander of Russia.

Napoleon invaded Russia at the head of an army of over 600,000 men but by the .

Napoleon invaded Russia at the head of an army of over 600,000 men but by the start of 1813 only 93,000 of them were still alive and with the army. The retreat from Moscow was one of the defining images of the Napoleonic period, and the disaster in Russia helped convince many of Napoleon's former allies to turn against him, especially in Germany. At first Alexander hoped to work with Napoleon to establish a general peace, but his efforts in this area failed. Napoleon and Alexander met at the Congress of Erfurt in September-October 1808, where Napoleon attempted to gain Russian support against the Austrians.

In the summer of 1812 Napoleon, the master of Europe, marched into Russia with the . Napoleon and Wellington: The Long Duel.

In the summer of 1812 Napoleon, the master of Europe, marched into Russia with the largest army ever assembled, confident that he would sweep everything before him. Yet less than two years later his empire lay in ruins, and Russia had triumphed. 1812 was the year in which the Peninsular War swung in the favor of the combined forces of the British, the Spanish and the Portuguese. This was the result of a series of victories over the French gained by the allied armies under Wellington, and this is the subject of Peter Edwards’s compelling new history.

In June 1812, Napoleon invaded Russia to compel Emperor Alexander I to remain in the Continental System. Cate, Curtis (1985), The War of the Two Emperors: The Duel Between Napoleon and Alexander: Russia, 1812, Random house. The Grande Armée, consisting of as many as 650,000 men (roughly half of whom were French, with the remainder coming from allies or subject areas), crossed the Neman River on 23 June 1812. Russia proclaimed a Patriotic War, while Napoleon proclaimed a "Second Polish War". Delderfield, Ronald Frederick (1984), Imperial sunset: The fall of Napoleon, 1813–14, Stein and Day.

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Russia 1812 : The dual Between Napoleon and Alexander ebook
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Curtis Cate
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