Foot Grenadiers (Paperback)

By Charles Grant, Michael Roffe (Illustrator)

Osprey Publishing, 9780850450507, 48pp.

Publication Date: June 15, 1971

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Description

This book examines the uniforms, equipment, history and organization of Napoleon's Foot Grenadiers during the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). Their experiences at Ulm, Austerlitz, Berlin, in Russia and at Waterloo are all summarized. Uniforms are shown in full illustrated detail.


About the Author

Charles Grant has had a lifelong interest in militaria and is a passionate war-gamer. He has written for many military publications including 'the Journal of the Society for Army Historical Research' and has had two books published on modern and eighteenth-century war-gaming. Scottish-born, and a retired officer of the Special Branch, Scotland Yard, he is married with two children and now lives in Kent.
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