Campaigns of Napoleon
foremost modern expert on the Napoleonic Wars, David Chandler,
has put his huge amount of knowledge into more than 1100 pages
that detail every battle and campaign Napoleon fought.
Detailed to the max but never turgid, Campaigns follows the marches
of Napoleon's armies as they fight from Italy, to Egypt, to Russia,
Filled with maps, cartoons, pictures and graphics, this massive
work covers the broad sweep of the era.
in hard and soft cover, the advice is to spend more up front and
get the "permanent" edition.