Napoleon I of France Quote

Never lose sight of this maxim, that you should establish your cantonments at the most distant and best protected point from the enemy, especially where a surprise is possible. By this means you will have time to unite all your forces before he can attack you.


Napoleon's Military Maxims (ed. Courier Corporation, 2012) - ISBN: 9780486146607

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Never lose sight of this maxim, that you should establish your cantonments at the most distant and best protected point from the enemy, especially...

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Never lose sight of this maxim, that you should establish your cantonments at the most distant and best protected point from the enemy, especially...

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Never lose sight of this maxim, that you should establish your cantonments at the most distant and best protected point from the enemy, especially...

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Never lose sight of this maxim, that you should establish your cantonments at the most distant and best protected point from the enemy, especially...