An innovative and unique history of Waterloo told through the experiences of over 150 eyewitnesses.
- The Battle of Waterloo and Napoleon are perennially popular areas of history – and this book tells their stories from a completely new angle
- Packed full of illustrations – wherever possible a portrait accompanies the biographical entries
- Largely based on eyewitness accounts - tells the story of the women and children, as well as the men, present at the battle
- Provides a great introduction for newcomers to the subject and a fantastic reference and companion for Waterloo enthusiasts