Reflections on the Art of War

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byReginald Clare Hart

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897. Excerpt: ... INDEX. ADOUR, Wellington's passage, 203. Afghans, their bravery, 108. Albuera, heavy losses, 81, 229. soldiers' battle, 87. resolution of troops prevented defeat, 125. battle should not have been fought, 125. exhaustion of victors, 167, 195. failure of French columns, 171. why no pursuit, 195. surprise by French cavalry, 252, 253. 255-Alexander (Czar), fascinated by Napoleon, 95. appeals to religious fervour, 114. Alexander (Great), landmark in history, 2. mental power, energy, vigour, 7. capacity to organize and admin-ister, 16. gracious, considerate, sympathe-tic, 46. model general, 57. his youth, 67. example of patient endurance, 119. besieging fort, anecdote, 303. Arabs, their bravery, 108. religious enthusiasm, 115. Areola, valour of Napoleon, 32. had Napoleon fallen? 49. Asiatics, offensive best against, 148, 234. should be turned, 167. Aspern, valour of Napoleon, 20. hard-fought battle, 139. Aspern, misbehaviour of Archduke John, 141 (note), 169. Austrian troops fed, 152. archduke lost a chance, 179. archduke's successful defence, 214. effect of cavalry, 255. Auerstadt, courage of Davoust, 5. critical situation of Davoust, 77. misbehaviour of Bernadotte, 141 (note). military situation, 147, 217. Prussians had a chance, 179. vigorous pursuit, 193, 200. Prussians no choice of position, 217. why so decisive, 217. Austerlitz, Napoleon's confidence, II. a general's battle, 87. Napoleon pierced centre, 165. false move, want of connection and co-operation, 166, 168-9. concentration against decisive point, 172. numbers engaged, 172. Napoleon's opportuneness, 179. Napoleon's stratagem, 183. orders of Allies ridiculously long, 3l6-Austria, fortitude in 1809, 26. stategy influenced by politics, 136. BADATOS, heroism of stormers, 82. panic, 128. French taunt E...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897. Excerpt: ... INDEX. ADOUR, Wellington's passage, 203. Afghans, their bravery, 108. Albuera, heavy losses, 81, 229. soldiers' battle, 87. re...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:102 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.21 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217543200

ISBN - 13:9780217543200

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