Die Hard!: Dramatic Actions from the Napoleonic Wars/Philip J. Haythornthwaite. Arms and Armour Press. Hardcover. First edition 1996. Out of print. Condition: Very good, slight creasing and small tear in dust jacket. ISBN: 1854092456
Based on personal accounts selected from some of the most desperate actions of the period, ranging from the large-scale battlefield actions to close-quarter, small-force skirmishes, this study shows that, alongside tactical and strategic theory, human courage and ingenuity has also played a mayor role in deciding the outcome of some of the most important events in military history.