Résumé des tomes
Tome 1 : It's May 1809. Napolean's great army is getting ready to cross the Danube on the immense floating bridge that they constructed overnight on the orders of the France's most famous military genius. On the other side of the river, Archduke Charles and his Austrian army are waiting for them, determined to get their revenge for the humiliating defeat they suffered at Austerlitz. And so the horror begins...
Tome 2 : The epic tale of the Battle of Essling continues! The opening scene plunges us right into the action as Napoleon's soldiers engage in a bitter struggle against the Austrians. This is a comic brimming with real historical figures, from Napoleon, to Masséna, to Stendhal, and even Colonel Lejeune, for all of whom Rambaud found his inspiration in the historical archives of the epoch.
Tome 3 : When they destroyed the bridge of Lobau island, the Austrian army put an end to Napoleon's offensive. After two days of absolute carnage, all that's left is for Massena to organize the withdrawal. Three weeks later, the fighting will start again, this time at Wagram. But that's another story...