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characters The Fields of Death review Ì The Fields of Death 105 characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow Oleon's mighty army But when Wellington invades France in 1814 he gains a swift and certain victory He indulges in a spell of self congratulation at Vienna until news comes of Napoleon's triumphant return Napoleon ambitious as ever embarks on a Russian campaign which ends. I started my march with Mr Scarrow with one foot in Corsica and one in Protestant Ireland Over 4 entertaining and educational his 4 volumes of the military political and social lives of two of the most iconic figures in History and not just the Napoleonic Wars This final volume is in my opinion the best of the lot Having spent many hours approximately 2800 pages which is 1200 than the average King James Bible I have learned much from Scarrow s uartet The author describes both the aristocratic Arthur Wellesley Duke Lord Field Marshall and at first a Welsley and his peasant antagonist Napoleon Bonaparte Buono Parte He takes them from childhood to their final and only military confrontation at WaterlooEveryone interested in those mid 1800 years already knows the basics But this book co Casca Collectors Series V years already knows the basics But this book co

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characters The Fields of Death review Ì The Fields of Death 105 characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow It's 1810 and both Viscount Wellington and Emperor Napoleon have made great names for themselves as outstanding military commanders Wellington expands his achievements and enjoys further fame during his years in Spain but knows his most challenging test will be to face Nap. Excellent insight into the minds of two great generals who only meet in the final battle of Waterloo Wellington came over as humane than I imagined though he was uoted as describing his men as the scum of the earth on one occasion My only real criticism was the lack of maps I would enjoy both plans of battlefields and wider maps of campaigns Snips Snails and Dragon Tales The Order of the Stick #D years in Spain but knows his most challenging test will be to face Nap. Excellent insight into the minds of two great generals who only meet in the final battle of Waterloo Wellington came over as humane than I imagined though he was uoted as describing his men as the scum of the earth on one occasion My only real criticism was the lack of maps I would enjoy both plans of battlefields and wider maps of campaigns

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characters The Fields of Death review Ì The Fields of Death 105 characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow In disaster and is then defeated at Leipzig in the biggest battle ever fought in Europe With Napoleon's power waning at long last Wellington must seize the opportunity to crush the tyrant once and for all and so the two giants face each other for the final time at Waterloo. Almost 700 pages but it moves fast and it takes you to the end of Napoleon s adventures as well as those of the Duke of Wellington War wasn t pretty in those days not that it is now and Scarrow makes sure all the bloody gory details are related to the reader The best way to read this series is to read them in order one right after the other it s kind of like reading War and Peace if you do it that way but you have a sense of continuity and you stay interested Before Waterloo there was Spain and the Iberian Peninsula for Wellington and the ill fated Russian campaign for Bonaparte Eventually the two met up at Waterloo and the rest as they say is historyHaving read Bernard Cornwell s non fiction rendering of the epic battle it was amazing how much Scarrow stuck to the facts when it came to


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    The Fields of Death (READ) characters The Fields of Death This is the fourth and final book of Scarrow’s Revolution uartet This book follows Napoleon’s battles with Austria and Russia and Wellington’s peninsular campaigns to the Battle of Waterloo Scarrow is a master at writing historical fiction He is such an easy writer to read as the prose flows so beautifully His depi

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    The Fields of Death (READ) Excellent insight into the minds of two great generals who only meet in the final battle of Waterloo Wellington came over as humane than I imagined though he was uoted as describing his men as 'the scum of the earth' on one occasion My only real criticism was the lack of maps I would enjoy both plans of battlefields and wider maps of campaigns

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    characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow The Fields of Death (READ) I generally avoid paperbacks that come in at 700 pages but a friend gave this one to me so I cleared my diary for a couple of weeks and sat down to read itThe opening did not bode well Napoleon is attacking the Bohemian town of Ratisbon Where was that? Bohemia? Ratisbon? It's hardly the best known battle of the Napoleonic wars Sti

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    characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow Simon Scarrow ↠ 5 Download The Fields of Death (READ) This final chapter begins with Napoleon who was hit in ankle in one of the battles in Spain But after occupying Vienna there was crucial battle of Wagram French victory Even so there were moment like one of Marshal Lannes who lost his both legs by cannon boll And even he ruler had dismissed Bernadotte from army during battle Emperor has child

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    characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow Simon Scarrow ↠ 5 Download The Fields of Death (READ) I started my march with Mr Scarrow with one foot in Corsica and one in Protestant Ireland Over 4 entertaining and educational his 4 volumes of the military political and social lives of two of the most iconic figures in History and not just th

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    The Fields of Death (READ) characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow Simon Scarrow ↠ 5 Download I was in a good position to read this series as I didn't really know the history of Napoleon or Wellington Yes I had heard of Austerlitz and Waterloo as the decisive battles Yes I had seen the picture of Napoleon with the Sphinx in Egypt Yes I knew that Napoleon took Moscow but his army struggled with the Russian winter Yes I knew that Napoleon started out as an artillery officer Yes I had heard the uote that an army marches on it

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    Simon Scarrow ↠ 5 Download characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow The Fields of Death (READ) The series comes to a satisfying end as it charts the last years of the Napoleonic Wars Scarrow makes no secret of having been influenced by authors such as Patrick O'Brian and this series could easily be a land based companion to Aubrey Maturin Indeed if you take this series as focussing on the leaders and upper classes of the respective armies you could throw in Cornwell's Sharpe series as representing the ordinary soldiers and

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    characters The Fields of Death Simon Scarrow ↠ 5 Download The Fields of Death (READ) Almost 700 pages but it moves fast and it takes you to the end of Napoleon's adventures as well as those of the Duke of Wellington War wasn't pretty in those days not that it is now and Scarrow makes sure all the bloody gory details are related to the reader The best way to read this series is to read them in order one right after the other it's kind of like reading War and Peace if you do it that way but you

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    characters ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Simon Scarrow Simon Scarrow ↠ 5 Download The Fields of Death (READ) This was a satisfying conclusion to a very well written series If you are interested in military history or just history in general than I would highly recommend this series I really enjoyed the way that Simon Scarrow pre

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    characters The Fields of Death Simon Scarrow ↠ 5 Download The Fields of Death (READ) The final book leads us to the battle of Waterloo we follow Wellington's campaigns in Portugal and Spain Napoleon's descent into the madness of bad decisions like the march on Moscow which destroyed the grand ArmyCracking seriesMy only major thought was how Wellington would have done against a Napoleon in his prime i found it surprising that Waterloo was the only time they were on the same battlefield

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  • Hardcover
  • 608
  • The Fields of Death
  • Simon Scarrow
  • English
  • 15 May 2018
  • 9780755324392