A visual guide to the tactics, campaigns, and genius of the
greatest military commanders in history. From Alexander the Great's
conquest of the known world right up to the generals leading
today's campaigns in Afghanistan and Iraq, Commanders casts new
light on the leaders who have forged history on the battlefield.
Packed with special illustrations and photography, battle maps and
artefacts, explore the lives and conquests of over 240 commanders,
with in-depth profiles on 21 key figures, such as Julius Caesar,
Napoleon and Nelson. Discover more about their enemies, from Pompey
and Boudicca to Marshal Ney and Kutuzov, revealing their defining
moments and key battles.