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Charles Esdaile

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Charles Esdaile is Senior Lecturer in History at the University of Liverpool. He is the author of The Wars of Napoleon, The French Wars, 1792-1815, The Spanish Army in the Peninsular War, The Duke of Wellington and the Command of the Spanish Army, 1812-14 and Spain in the Liberal Age, 1808-1939. Married with four young children, he lives near Formby.

Books by Charles Esdaile

Napoleon's Wars

The book that goes beyond the legend, discovering the real Napoleon and looking afresh at the wars his quest for glory created

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The Peninsular War

Widely welcomed as the definitive new history of the war

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