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Product Description: Around Leipzig between 14-19 October 1813, 500,000 men would battle on what remains the greatest battlefield of the Napoleonic wars. Napoleon would fight to keep his grip on Germany and beyond his empire. The Russians, the crowned winners of the unthinkable victory of their 1812 winter campaign, the Prussians, and their vehemence against France, the Austrians, wanting to erase fifteen years of defeats, all unite against the last Grand Army...read more
By Gilles Boue and Elisa Doughty (trans)

Paperback:

9782352502852 | Histoire & Collections, January 30, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Around Leipzig between 14-19 October 1813, 500,000 men would battle on what remains the greatest battlefield of the Napoleonic wars.

The battle of Leipzig was, in terms of the number of combatants involved, the largest engagement of the entire Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). It was the only battle of the wars in which all Allied armies (including even the Swedes) fielded troops against Napoleon. Peter Hofschroer looks at the run-up to this crucial encounter as well as the battle itself. A wealth of background information is chronicled, including the strategies of both sides and detailed information on each of the combatant forces. The numerous battles leading up to Leipzig are also discussed, providing a fascinating and illuminating overview of the whole campaign.

Hardcover:

9780275986131 | Praeger Pub Text, February 28, 2005, cover price $35.00

Paperback:

9781855323544 | Osprey Pub Co, September 1, 1993, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The battle of Leipzig was, in terms of the number of combatants involved, the largest engagement of the entire Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815).

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Product Description: The crucial three-day battle of Leipzig, known to posterity as the Battle of the Nations, was the biggest battle of the Napoleonic Wars. It was also one of Napoleon's worst defeats - Leipzig sealed the fate of Napoleon's empire. Now, in this superbly narrated account of the battle, Digby Smith describes the events of 16, 17, 18 and 19 October 1813, and stresses both the significance of the battle and the brutality of the fighting...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9781853674358 | Greenhill Books/Lionel Leventhal, February 1, 2001, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The crucial three-day battle of Leipzig, known to posterity as the Battle of the Nations, was the biggest battle of the Napoleonic Wars.

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Hardcover:

9781883476106 | Original edition (Emperor''s Pr, June 1, 1996), cover price $38.00

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Hardcover:

9781853671210 | Reprint edition (Presidio Pr, June 1, 1992), cover price $37.50

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