The Waterloo Collection, Cavalry Charge La Haie Sainte & Plancenoit, The French and Prussian Attacks, Part 3

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It was now a battle of attrition as French Heavy Cavalry were launched against the thinning lines of British, Dutch and German troops. The fall of the farm of La Haie Sainte to a French onslaught opened the way to Brussels.

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The Waterloo Collection, Ligny and Quatre Bras, Part 1

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a soldier’s view of the fight with the natural eye for the land, military experience, combined with thorough research. Presentation against location backgrounds is augmented with clear maps and re-enactment by living historians. In this DVD, the background to the campaign is covered, with the escape of Napoleon from Elba, the formation of a new army in an impoverished France, presenting significant logistical challenges in equipping and arming the force and supplying it with ammunition and food in the field.

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The Captain’s Table, Life and Dining on the Great Ocean Liners

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With the centenary of the sinking of the Titannic and the disasters of an Italian cruise line in 2012, the subject of ocean liners and cruise ships is a very current interest for many people. This is therefore a well-timed publication that takes an innovative look at the great ocean liners and a past that cruise lines attempt to recreate.

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Twilight of the Gods, The Decline and Fall of the German General Staff in World War II

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This new and authoritative book provides new insights and also covers some familiar ground. The rise of the Nazi Party and its role in plunging the world into a terrible war is primarily the story of the relationship between one man, Adolph Hitler, and the German General Staff.

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