CAMPAIGN OF 1870-1871 Operations of The First Army under General von Manteuffel, Comprising the Period from the Capitulation of Metz to the Fall of Peronne. Compiled from the Official War Documents of the HQ of the First Army


An important and detailed account by a German staff officer of the operations of the First Army in the 1870-71 Franco-Prussian War. Fighting in the Somme and Picardy, the army took part in such actions as Amiens, Bapaume and Buchy before besieging Peronne.