Reference Entry

Napier, Sir William Francis Patrick (1785-1860), army officer and writer

John Sweetman

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Early life, 1785-1804 | War service, 1804-1815 | History of the Peninsular War, politics, and controversy, 1815-1860 | Appearance, character, and conclusion

Reference Entry.  3382 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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