By John H Gill,Franz Joseph Hausmann
The letters and diaries of Lieutenant Franz Joseph Hausmann are right here positioned within the context of the army occasions of the interval by way of well known historian John Gill. They stem from Hausmann’s first crusade in 1805 within the conflict opposed to Austria, by way of the 1806 and 1807 campaigns in Prussia and Poland. In 1809 he used to be in motion opposed to the Tyrolean rebellion and he additionally fought at Abensberg and Zniam. He used to be purely twenty-three whilst he launched into the ill-fated 1812 invasion of Russia and served as a part of the Bavarian corps that was once shattered during this cataclysmic crusade. He survived to explain the 1813 crusade and the 1814 crusade in France while the Bavarians switched facets and fought opposed to Napoleon.
With extra observation by means of John Gill at the Bavarian military and its campaigns and battles, this publication is a crucial, authoritative addition to the works at the Napoleonic Wars.
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A Soldier for Napoleon: The Campaigns of Lieutenant Franz Joseph Hausmann - 7th Bavarian Infantry (The Napoleonic Library) by John H Gill,Franz Joseph Hausmann