Episode Nineteen: The Principles of Mountain Warfare

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Napoleon reports for duty with the Army of Italy, which is fighting a tough campaign in the rugged Alps. André Masséna is introduced. Napoleon’s plan and Masséna’s daring win a victory at Saorgio. Napoleon undertakes an ill-timed mission to Genoa.

Map of the Saorgio campaign: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Saorgio#/media/File:Saorgio_1794_Campaign_Map.jpg