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Title:
Battle of Vittoria, fought on the 21st June 1813 : [map 1]
Document number:
48
Author:
Starely
Printer:
James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen, London
Book/ Album / Dossier:
Maps & Plans, showing the principal movements, battles & sieges, in witch the British Army was engaged during the war from 1808 to 1814 in the Spanish Peninsula and the south of France
Format date:
1840
Topic date:
1813
Physical description:
1 82 x 60 cm map on a 85 x 65 cm page
Notes:
The movements of the French and English troops that clashed at the Battle of Vitoria in 1813 are represented on a single map. Caption of the movements. Cover title: Movements of the British Army during the war, from 1808 to 1814. Jos Bonaparte had concentrated his troops on the Vitoria plain to halt the Duke of Wellingtons advance although he failed in his attempt to do so.
Subjects:
Cartography-Maps
History-Wars-Battles
History-Wars-Peninsular War (1808-1814)
Place names:
Vitoria-Gasteiz - Araba
Signature:
ZM: M. 47
Location:
Museo Zumalakarregi Museoa
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