British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest

Pages 282 British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest Reader Þ Piers Mackesy
  • British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest
  • Hardcover
  • 282
  • Piers Mackesy
  • English
  • 22 July 2017
  • 0415040647

About the Author: Piers Mackesy

Pages 282 British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest Reader Þ Piers Mackesy Piers Mackesy was a British military historian who taught at the University of Oxford Earning his D.Phil at Oriel College, Oxford, he taught at Pembroke College, Oxford until his retirement in 1988 He was elected a fellow in the British Academy in 1988.


Þ 66A7EE Þ Reader » British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest ê Piers Mackesy B635E0 In the British Army was the laughing stock of Europe A year later, after forty years of failure, its honour and reputation had been redeemedBritish Victory in Egypt, recounts and analyses the story of the expeditionary force that ejected Bonaparte s crack troops from Egypt Piers Mackesy shows how the future of the British Empire depended on the dislodging of the Napoleonic force in the Middle East Outlining the daring assault and the masterly planning and discipline that brought victory against the odds, this book British Army was the laughing stock of Europe A year later, after forty years of failure, its honour and reputation had been redeemedBritish Victory in Egypt,recounts and analyses the story of the expeditionary force that ejected Bonaparte s crack troops from Egypt Piers Mackesy shows how the future of the British Empire depended on the dislodging of the Napoleonic force in the Middle East Outlining the daring assault and the masterly planning and discipline that brought victory against the odds, this book British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest also reveals Reader » British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest ê Piers Mackesy how vital Sir Ralph Abercromby, an elderly Scot and leader of the army, was to the final success of the venture The part played in the victory by the Highland regiments is still celebrated in ScotlandBritish Victory In Egypt,charts a critical episode in European and military history It also reveals the training, tactics and strategy of a unique campaign and its executors

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