The Alpine guide, or, The veteran of Marengo an historical tale of the Napoleonic Empire

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Published by E.D. Long in New York .

Written in English

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Microfiche. Louisville, KY : Lost Cause Press. 1967. microfiches. (Wright American fiction ; v. 2 (1851-1875), no. 1894)

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Statementby Paul Preston
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 2 (1851-1875), no. 1894
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15165561M

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Get this from a library. The Alpine guide: or, The veteran of Marengo: An historical tale of the Napoleonic Empire. [Thomas Picton]. Having returned from Egypt and seized power as First Consul, Napoleon led the Army of the Reserve against the Austrian Army besieging Genoa.

After a period of skirmishing and manoeuvring, Melas, the Austrian commander, launched a surprise attack on the morning of 14 June. The attack initially drove the French back to Marengo village and, despite committing the Consular Guard, by 3pm the French Price: $ COVID Resources.

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With the victory, he silenced his critics and military rivals in France and within 54 months would go from co-leader of France to its emperor.

In the past twenty years there have been five books in Engli sh on some aspect of the battle, including James Arnold’s. Marengo and Hohenlinden, Olivier Lapray’s The Battle of Marengo, and four books on.

The maps are exceedingly good and let you know at a glance the military situation at various stages of the enterprise and there are 3D aspects of the battlefield of Marengo. Artist Christa Hook has done some superb and atmospheric scenes of key parts of Marengo that bring the battle to visual life.

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There will be no family or friends to share the day, but a call from Sheriff Milo Dodge on. of Marengo. Color identifies them as French or Austrian, and symbols on them identify their type and strength.

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The Position in Italy The French Plan The Campaign. The Marengo campaign (May June ) was a crucial moment in Napoleon's career, helping to secure his position as First Consul, and to restore his earlier conquests The Alpine guide Italy.

The first year of the War of the Second Coalition saw the French expelled from most of their conquests in Italy, leaving them with control of Genoa and a coastal.

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