By Angus Konstam
Through the lengthy and dear clash referred to as the good Northern conflict (1700-1721), Peter the good and his newly shaped Russian military, which was once modelled on western eu strains, defeated their Swedish opposite numbers, who have been normally considered as being the best troops in Europe. Angus Konstam examines the advance, gear and agency of the Russian military following the demise of Peter the good, and describes its emergence from 3 many years of experimentation and political involvement as an incredible army energy through the Seven Years' struggle (1756-1763). this primary of 2 volumes covers the Russian infantry, with its spouse, Men-at-Arms 298, targeting the cavalry.
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