Knockout Narratives Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | January 6, 2015

    Matt Burgess: IMG 35 Seconds



    Late at night on September 22, 2014, at a housing project basketball court in Brooklyn, a white cop pushes a black man against a chain link fence.... Continue »

    spacer
$46.00
New Hardcover
Ships from International Warehouse (read more)
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping only
Not available for In-store Pickup
Qty Store Section
1 International Warehouse Military- General History

Napoleonic Artillery

by

Napoleonic Artillery Cover

 

  1. This particular item is stocked in an International Warehouse and will ship separately from other items in your shopping cart.

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The Napoleonic Wars gripped Europe, and beyond, for over ten years at the beginning of the Nineteenth century. Hundreds of battles were fought between the armies of France (and its allies) and all those powers that wished to see Napoleon Bonaparte stopped in his tracks and an end to the French Empire. The battles and sieges of the Napoleonic Wars, which cost the lives of between 3 and 6 million men, made unprecedented use of large guns, and every participating army possessed a range of artillery. With the wars covering such a long period of time, and with so many armies involved, the subject of Napoleonic artillery is a complicated one, and no work has attempted to examine all the weapons involved in a single, detailed volume. Until now. The product of years of research, this book presents most of what is known about the artillery pieces of the Napoleonic Wars. Including numerous drawings, contemporary illustrations and modern photographs of surviving guns, it will be an invaluable addition to the library of historians, modellers, wargamers and re-enactors.

About the Author

Stephen Summerfield has written extensively on the guns of the Napoleonic Wars. He is a resident of Hull, England.
Paul Dawson has written extensively on the guns of the Napoleonic Wars. He is a resident of West Yorkshire, England.Anthony Dawson has written extensively on the guns of the Napoleonic Wars. He is a resident of West Yorkshire, England.Stephen Summerfield has written extensively on the guns of the Napoleonic Wars. He is a resident of Hull, England.Paul Dawson has written extensively on the guns of the Napoleonic Wars. He is a resident of West Yorkshire, England.Anthony Dawson has written extensively on the guns of the Napoleonic Wars. He is a resident of West Yorkshire, England.Stephen Summerfield has written extensively on the guns of the Napoleonic Wars. He is a resident of Hull, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781861269232
Author:
Dawson, Paul
Publisher:
The Crowood Press UK
Author:
Summerfield, Stephen
Author:
Dawson, Anthony L.
Author:
Dawson, Paul L.
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
Military - Napoleonic Wars
Subject:
Military - Weapons
Subject:
World History-Napoleon
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
20080515
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
200 b/w ill
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
10 x 7.75 x 1 in 2.38 lb

Other books you might like

  1. The Campaign of 1812 in Russia Used Trade Paper $3.95
  2. Armies of the Napoleonic Wars: An... New Trade Paper $24.95

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Music » Instruments » Piano and Keyboard
Business » Personal Finance
History and Social Science » Military » General
History and Social Science » Military » General History
History and Social Science » Military » Napoleonic Wars
History and Social Science » US History » 19th Century
History and Social Science » World History » 1650 to Present
History and Social Science » World History » France » General
Science and Mathematics » Materials Science » General
Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Basketball » General

Napoleonic Artillery New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$46.00 In Stock
Product details 304 pages Crowood Press (UK) - English 9781861269232 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.