Vol. IX – 1813-1814. The French invasion of Russia is followed by descriptions of the situation in the Peninsula, and in North America. Throughout developments in Europe are covered so that the picture of the war for the reader in these years is complete, and second to none in detail.
FORTESCUE’S HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY: VOLUME IX
Against the background of Napoleon’s invasion of Russia the Peninsular war rages. Vol IX of Fortescue’s British army history sets the war in its European context.