The Great White Army
The Great White Army is a classic Napoleonic war studies/French war history classic by Max Pemberton. The greatest military tragedy in history is the retreat of Napoleon's Grand Army from Moscow. Napoleon set out to invade Russia in the spring of the year 1812. In the month of June 600,000 men crossed the River Niemen. Of this vast army, but 20,000 "famished, frost-bitten spectres" staggered across the Bridge of Kovno in the month of December.
- Paperback | 194 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.18mm | 353.8g
- 22 Feb 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- Illustrations, black and white