In doing so, he knew he would be able to overextend his enemies.
Although under significant pressure, Napoleon held his reserve back until he was absolutely certain the allies were committed, then he struck.
The unexpected appearance of enemy troops on a flank or from behind can damage an army's morale, and if a force is encircled it can be deprived of supplies or attacked from any side.
Ultimately, if completely cut off, it must cut its way out, surrender or fight to the death.
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His troops smashed the allied centre, beat off a counter-attack and then curled around the isolated allied left.
Ten of these are presented here, each with one example of its application, and it's striking to think how often they apply to aspects of the business world.Guerrilla campaigns are usually cheaper than traditional marketing campaigns, which means you can try a few different approaches and see what works best.Successful campaigns need to be audacious and brave, particularly when you’re trying something that might be a little out of left field.The Romans struggled on for days until the survivors made a last stand at Kalkriese Hill, north of present-day Osnabrück.The Roman defeat wasn't just physical; it was also psychological.