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Napoleonic Era Discuss the many wars fought around the globe around the time of Napoleon. This forum is dedicated to the memory of Ben Weider and our late friend and long time ACG Staff member, Michael Brown, better known here as Post Captain.

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Evolution of the napoleonic french soldier:

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Evolution of the Napoleonic French soldier, taken to it's final conclusion...

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It makes me feel uncomfortable! I was lost in the canvas weft

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If you have no ideas for a Christmas gift, may I suggest the following painting books from two renowned Russian artists, whose work has been featured in this thread, and the text is in English

The Napoleonic Wars - artist Aleksandr Yezhov


http://www.zinnfigur.com/product_inf...8jbll3crhj17a4

On Valor, famous Deeds and Glory. Military Art of Anatoly Telenik

http://www.zinnfigur.com/product_inf...6m89qaa1gecrb5


I can't recommend them highly enough, looking at the samples of the pictures inside. It's a once in a lifetime opportunity to get this art. Sadly Aleksandr Yezhov died a year or two ago, and Anatoly Telenik lived in Ukraine wich is wracked by war and strife. Hope he doesn't get press ganged into the army.
Don't let a great artist starve. Buy these books!


Of course, dastardly and sneaky as I am, I already purchased both
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Some more napoleonic paintings can be found here

http://pinturasdeguerra.tumblr.com/

and naval paintings here

http://pinturasdeguerra-mar.tumblr.com/
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21:20 mark of the following video,


BBC Egypt Rediscovering A Lost World 6 of 6 The Secrets Of The Hieroglyphs - Dailymotion Video

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x22...phs_shortfilms

We see a popular depiction of the notable French scholar Jean Champollion in Egypt kissing the very ground where his emperor once stood. Of course that Emperor was none other than Napoleon Bonaparte.
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Found this if your interested.

http://www.christies.com/lotfinder/L...7-details.aspx.

I have a downloaded large size of this if you want.
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1812 07 31 Gorodechna battle - Anatoly Telenik





Anybody can please help identify the infantry? The book did not have any captions.
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1812 08 08 Molevo Boto Württemberg, 3 Chasseurs a Cheval Herzog Louis- Anatoly Telenik



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Anybody can please help identify the infantry? The book did not have any captions.
Saxony light infantry brigade 1812
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