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Frederick the Great"s Army (2): Infantry

by Philip Haythornthwaite

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Land forces & warfare,
  • War & defence operations,
  • World history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • Military - General,
  • Infantry,
  • Military History - Modern,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Military,
  • Germany,
  • Military Science,
  • History / Military / General

  • Edition Notes

    Men-at-Arms

    ContributionsBryan Fosten (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8992753M
    ISBN 101855321602
    ISBN 109781855321601

    Frederick II, byname Frederick the Great, German Friedrich der Grosse, (born Janu , Berlin, Prussia [Germany]—died Aug , Potsdam, near Berlin), king of Prussia (–86), a brilliant military campaigner who, in a series of diplomatic stratagems and wars against Austria and other powers, greatly enlarged Prussia’s. Buy ARMY OF FREDERICK THE GREAT 2nd Revised edition by Duffy, Christopher (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(6).

      Prussian Army under Frederick the Great. Ma Frederick the Great Frederick II, also known as Frederick the Great, was born in Berlin on 24 January When his father Frederick William ascended to throne in , that made little Frederick the crown prince and next successor in line. Contrary to his father’s ambition of raising. Frederick the Great's Army by Albert Seaton ISBN ISBN Paperback; London: Osprey Publishing, ; ISBN

      Frederick the Great's Army: Cavalry No.1 by Philip J. Haythornthwaite, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(14). Throughout the wars undertaken by Frederick the Great, probably his greatest resource was his infantry. It is a mark of the king's determination that despite wars which almost destroyed both Prussia and its army (such as the Seven Years' War), he was able to maintain its numbers – even if the quality declined as the attritional campaigns took their toll.


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There is excellent detail on the organization, training and equipment of the Prussian army, Good individual chapters on Prussian infantry, cavalry, artillery and support services.

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In this first of two volumes exploring Frederick the Great's splendid army, /5. Frederick the Great's Army (1): Cavalry (Men-at-Arms) Paperback – J /5(5). The Prussian army of King Frederick II, 'the Great', became so renowned as a result of its campaigns, principally during the Seven Years' War, that it was regarded as a model for many of the other armies.

Frederick the Great's Army (3): Specialist Troops (Men-at-Arms) Paperback – J by Philip Haythornthwaite (Author), Bryan Fosten (Illustrator)/5(4). The Frederick the Great's Army book series by Philip J. Haythornthwaite & Bryan Fosten includes books Frederick the Great's Army (1): Cavalry (Men-at-Arms), Frederick the Great's Army (2): Infantry, and Frederick the Great's Army (3): Specialist Troops.

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Second Edition. Author: Christopher Duffy. Hardback Helion & Company mm x mm pages 61 b/w ills, 2 b/w photos, 24 b/w maps, 14 diags. £ £ including FREE UK delivery. Despatched within working days. This is the last in a three-volume set of books on the armies of Prussia's greatest warrior king - Frederick the Great.

This book looks at the equipment of Prussia's specialist troops including artillery, engineers and light troops. Frederick the Great has books on Goodreads with ratings. Frederick the Great’s most popular book is Anti-Machiavel. The second book in a three-volume set on the Prussian Army which fought the Seven Years' War, and proved to be the model for many of the armies of Europe.

This book details the infantry and how it was developed into the backbone of Prussia's military might. Frederick the Great's Army (2): Infantry (Men-at-Arms Book ) - Kindle edition by Philip Haythornthwaite, Bryan Fosten. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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The Prussian army of King Frederick II, 'the Great', became so renowned as a result of its campaigns, principally during the Seven Years' War, that it was regarded as a model for many of the other armies of Europe.

In this first of two volumes exploring Frederick the Great's splendid army, Philip Haythornwaite examines the organisatin, tactics and uniform of his cavalry troops, in a text.

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I am looking to get some historical background to help enrich and develop my understanding of Friedrich. "Evening in the Palace of Reason" by James R Gaines is not a military book, but a superb biography, hard to put down, and a great way to catch the.

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