Napoleonic Source Book
By Philip Haythornthwaite
a one-stop product that will give you an excellent coverage of
the Napoleonic Wars, it is damn hard to go past this volume.
is one of the leading scholars of the period and this work details
the campaigns, the weapons, the various arms of the military forces,
the nations at war and a whole host of biographies of the leading
is exceedingly well laid out, filled with interesting, readable
accounts of the wars and has many images of those concerned.
For enthusiasts, or armchair warriors, this has to be on the bookshelf.