British Victory in Egypt, 1801: The End of Napoleon's Conquest

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Maps and Tables ix
  • Preface x
  • Part I - Forging an Army 1
  • 1 - 'sir Ralph is Not a Courtier' 3
  • 2 - A Look at John Turk 13
  • 3 - The Forging of the Blade 27
  • 4 - Rehearsing Invasion 38
  • 5 - The Eve of Battle 50
  • Part II - Beach-Head 65
  • 6 - Assault Landing 67
  • 7 - 'We Shall All Fare Alike' 78
  • 8 - 'A Cool Intrepidity': the Mandara Battle 86
  • 9 - 'We Must Make the Attempt' 98
  • 10 - Surprised in Darkness 108
  • 11 - The Battle in the Dawn 119
  • 12 - The Price of Victory 131
  • Part III - Breakout 143
  • 13 - 'Ungracious Manners and a Violent Temper' 145
  • 14 - 'Much More at Ease in His Command' 151
  • 15 - The Thrust on the Nile 162
  • 16 - The Verge of Mutiny 172
  • 17 - Onward to Cairo 183
  • Part IV - Honour Redeemed 193
  • 18 - Forty Centuries Look Down 195
  • 19 - The Final Manoeuvre 205
  • 20 - The Fall of Alexandria 216
  • 21 - The Achievement 225
  • 22 - 'Abercromby's Soldiers' 234
  • Notes 244
  • Guide to Citations 268
  • Index 274
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