Podcast: Wellington, Intelligence and the Operational Level in the Peninsular War Sept Oct 1812

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Podcast: Wellington, Intelligence and the Operational Level in the Peninsular War Sept Oct 1812

Post by Lepic » Wed Mar 28, 2018 5:22 pm

A case study of the Burgos campaign September to October 1812 A case study of the Burgos campaign September to October 1812
This presentation challenges the accepted view that the Burgos campaign was a tactical blunder, and explains Wellington’s use of multiple scenario planning, why the campaign failed, and how Wellington then used diversionary naval activity to complete a strategically successful retreat to the Portuguese border.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7ckJ6BCjpE

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