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Featured battle : Kehl [3]

Part of The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars

Date : 10 November 1796 - 09 January 1797

The French were forced to give up this bridgehead on the east bank of the River Rhine. Many of the Austrian casualties were 'died of sickness' during the 61 days of siege.

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British soldier of the Boer War - stand to! - MUR3_abwkit2

British soldier of the Boer War - stand to! - MUR3_abwkit2

A soldier of the Anglo-Boer war puts his kit on ready for action

Gallery updated : 2016-02-21 17:33:57

Featured review :

Waterloo Battlefield Guide

David Buttery
From the outset this book delivered more than I was expecting. Not only was there a description of the many places relevant to the Waterloo story placed, of course, in their modern setting to make them easy to find; but there was also a narrative of the battle with the troop dispositions and timings as accurate as you will find anywhere else. The maps and illustrations are numerous and good servants to the text. I read the book before my visit to Belgium and, having now used it extensively while there, my advice to the would be visitor is read it before you go and don't go without it. Highly recommended.
Pen & Sword Family Military, 2013

Reviewed : 2015-07-17 19:36:23