Crossing the Berezina

A Victory During the Retreat

François-Guy Hourtoulle

Date Published :
August 2012
Publisher :
Histoire and Collections
Series :
Great Battles of the First Empire
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Binding. : Hardback
ISBN : 9782352500445
Pages : 100
Dimensions : 12 X 9 inches
Stock Status : Out of stock. Available in 6-8 weeks


Napoleon had failed to tame the Russian Bear and winter made that dream impossible. The Grande Armee was retreating under constant attack from the Cossacks. The Berezina was the last obstacle that had to be crossed.

Discover how this terrible episode was a true victory for French military genius.

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