Campaigning With the Duke of Wellington &
is a terrific book with a wealth of detail on the battles of the
Featherstone follows the Duke of
Wellington's progress from Rolica right through to Toulouse
and makes a few sidetrips to Corunna and Albuera.
major battles are all included and begin with a quote from someone
who was involved in, or witnessed, the action.
follows a detailed history of the clash and Featherstone examines
what happened, who was there, the casualties and British battle
then takes us on a walking guide of the battlefield, making good
suggestions for starting points and what to look out for.
will be pleased with his advice on how to play the battles on
table-top - with some good suggestions for troop-to-figure scales.
then plays the game and explains what happened.
you are interested in the Peninsular War, particularly its wargaming
side, then this is a very worthwhile addition to your library.