Excerpt from History of Europe, Vol. 13: From the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789, to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815
Page 52. Terms of the capitulation, 182 53. Hideous appearance of the town when surrendered. Losses on both sides, 54. Cruel use which t... he French generals made of their victory, 55. Submission of the whole of Aragon, 56. Operations in Catalonia under St Cyr, 57. Siege of Rosas, 58. Attempts of the French for the relief of Barcelona, 59. Battle of Cardedeu and defeat of the Spaniards, 60. Defeat of the Spaniards at Molinos del Rey, 61. Reding's plan of a general attack on the enemy to clear the way for Sara gossa, 190 62. Defeat of the Spaniards at Igualada, 191 63. Languid operations in Catalonia after this success, and retreat of St Cyr to the north of the province, 64. Unsuccessful attempt on Barcelona, 65. Renewal of the contest by Blake in Aragon, 66. Suchet takes the command in Aragon. His early history, 67. His progress as a general of division, 68. His character, 69. Defeat of the French at Alcaniz, 70. Approach of Blake to Saragossa, 71. Indecisive action at Maria close to Saragossa, 72. Disgraceful rout of the Spaniards at Belchite, 73. St Cyr's preparations for the siege of Gerona, 74. Unfortunate supply of Barcelona with stores by sea, 75. Preparations of the besieged for their defence, 76. Description of Gerona, 77. Progress of the siege, 78. Fall of Monjuich, and obstinate con¿icts of which it was the theatre, 79. Efforts of the Spaniards for its relief, which are successful, 80. Heroic constancy of the besieged, 81. Repulse of the grand assault, o 82. Extreme distress of the besieged from want of provisions, 83. Recall of St Cyr, and distress of the place, 84. Capitulation of the town, and its fearful state, 85. Extraordinary nature of its defence, 86. Termination of the campaign in Catalonia, and aspect of affairs at that period in that quarter, ib.
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