By James Lawford Osprey
At the start of the Napoleonic interval the British Army's list left anything to be wanted. through the Peninsular conflict, besides the fact that, Wellington led and knowledgeable a military that by no means knew a big defeat at the box. Even Wellington himself defined his military as 'able to move at any place or do anything'. This publication examines the bold British military which performed a vital part in stalling Napoleon's strengthen, concentrating on the workers, infantry, cavalry, artillery and sieges and sappers. a number of illustrations, together with 8 color plates, vividly depict the weaponry and uniforms of Wellington's Peninsular military.
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