Tag: Cavalry

Napoleonic Heavy Cavalry & Dragoon Tactics

Title: Napoleonic Heavy Cavalry & Dragoon Tactics Author: Philip Haythornthwaite (Author),‎ Adam Hook (Illustrator) Genre: Military History Publisher: Osprey Publishing Release Date: 2013 Format: Kindle Pages: 64 This is an interesting little book on the basics of cavalry tactics during the Napoleonic wars. Reders who are very familiar with Napoleonic warfare might not find much

Memoirs of a Polish Lancer: The Pamietniki of Dezydery Chlapowski

Title: MEMOIRS OF A POLISH LANCER: The Pamietniki of Dezydery Chlapowski Series: Ancient Empires Series Author: Tim Simmons (translator) Genre: Memoir Publisher: Emperor's Press Release Date: 2002 Format: Hardcover Pages: 158 This is an excellent book, although rather brief (153pp). The book is interesting in that: 1) More than most Napoleonic memoirs, the author describes

The Complete Works of Isaac Babel

Title: The Compete Works of Isaac Babel Author: Isaac Babel Genre: Fiction Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company Release Date: 2001 Format: Hardcover Pages: 1076 Babel is a masterful teller of short stories. His stories, most of which do not exceed a few pages, speak volumes about the extraordinary times in which he lived. For