hundred days

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hundred days

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(Historical Terms) French history the period between Napoleon Bonaparte's arrival in Paris from Elba on March 20, 1815, and his abdication on June 29, 1815
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The Battlefields of the 1815 Campaign (liamsley: Greenhill Books, 2002),
Tactically and technologically, Waterloo differed little from hard-fought battles a century before then, and the 1815 campaign to restore Napoleon's throne and defeat the coalition armies was doomed--a victory at Waterloo could only delay, not prevent, his ultimate downfall.
The maps have all been redrawn for this edition, which also holds extensive diagrams, a guide to the 1815 campaign battlefields, and battle-by-battle survey blending history and military strategic insights and analysis.