The Waterloo Collection: Part 4 - Victory And Pursuit

05/03/2012
  |  Buy to Own: 05/03/2012
  |  90 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Fourth part of the documentary series charting Napoleon's Waterloo Campaign of 1815. The programme uses maps, diagrams and information from historians, as well as battle re-enactments, to explore the tactics employed by Napoleon and the lives of his soldiers. This instalment covers the final battle, focussing on the attack by the Imperial Guard and its subsequent defeat and pursuit by the Prussians. The programme also follows the events at Wavre, on the day after Waterloo, which proved to be the final battle of the campaign.

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