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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781634505239
Publisher: Skyhorse
Publication date: 01/12/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 823,072
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

David G. Chandler was the head of the department of War Studies at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and the author of many books, including Napoleon’s Marshals , The Campaigns of Napoleon , and Dictionary of the Napoleonic Wars. He died in 2004.

Table of Contents

Table of Maxims 7

General Introduction David G. Chandler 13

Introduction to the 1901 Edition William E. Cairnes 35

Preface to the Original Edition 53

Maxims Extracted From the Writings and Conversations of the Emperor Napoleon I 55

Original Annotations Supplemented and Updated David G. Chandler 83

Appendix A The Eight Generals Mentioned in the Maxims by Name 245

Appendix B Thematic Table of Maxims 249

Further Reading 251

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