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The Military Innovations Of One Of The Most Terrifying European Conquerors, Napoleon Bonaparte

The success of Napoleon Bonaparte stands as a testament to his extraordinary talent as a general. For twenty years, his armies dominated the battlefields o

Marechal Ney à la redoute de Kovno (by Auguste Raffet)

Four Men and a Woman: Remarkable Dutch Experiences during the Russian Campaign of Napoleon in 1812

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Assalto francese al rgt. fanteria inglese " Rifles" a Barba del Puerco, nel 1810


Maréchal Ney earned the nickname, "Bravest of the Brave".

Maréchal Michel Ney (1769-1815), duc d’Elchingen, Prince de la Moskowa par le baron François Gérard

Étienne Jacques Joseph Alexandre MacDonald, 1st duke of Taranto was a Marshal of France and military leader during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. When all were deserting Napoleon, MacDonald remained faithful. He was directed by Napoleon to give his adherence to the new régime, and was presented with the sabre of Murad Bey for his fidelity. However, it is alleged that Napoleon once said, half-jokingly, that he would "never trust a Macdonald within sound of bagpipes."

Étienne Jacques Joseph Alexandre MacDonald, duke of Taranto was a Marshal of…