Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2015

256 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199663255

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Great Battles Series

Alan Forrest

Great Battles

  • New to the Great Battles Series. The story of the world's most important battles - how they were fought, how they have been commemorated, and the long historical shadows that they have cast
  • Tells the story of the murderous struggle that ended Napoleon's imperial dreams for good
  • Explains Waterloo's significance in the histories of the nations involved, from the forging of Britishness to the cult of Napoleon
  • Discusses how the battle has been remembered, from the immediate aftermath to the present day - and what this tells us

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