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Featured battle : Olai

Part of The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars

Date : 22 August 1812

Although outnumbered by more than three to one the Prussians managed to inflict defeat on the Russians while taking only light casualties themselves.

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World War 1 Russian Imperial Machine Gun - MUR3_ww1mg1

World War 1 Russian Imperial Machine Gun - MUR3_ww1mg1

A recreation of a Soldiers from the 13th Imperial Regiment manning a Maxim heavy machine gun position

Gallery updated : 2019-01-06 16:35:56

Featured review :

The Global Seven Years War

Daniel Baugh
This book is no lightweight with 665 pages of really 'meaty' text and a further 81 pages of supporting notes and index. The content covers, in depth, the full nine years of the Seven Years War. The military, naval and the political aspects with their necessary interactions are well covered. The character, motivation and machinations of the leading figures are described as are the resultant effects. The book is without illustrations but has seventeen supporting maps. The narrative flows easily and logically and pages once started are difficult to put down because always there is something interesting coming next. The vast majority of the text is free from the author's opinions and comments which are reserved for the long final chapter.
A war of four continents and seven oceans in one excellent readable book.
Routledge, 2014

Reviewed : 2017-08-24 07:11:00