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The army of Frederick the Great

by Christopher Duffy

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Published by Emperor"s Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Prussia (Germany)
    • Subjects:
    • Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786,
    • Prussia (Kingdom). Armee -- History,
    • Prussia (Germany) -- History, Military -- 18th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 344-353) and index.

      Statementby Christopher Duffy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA718.P9 D83 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination359 p. :
      Number of Pages359
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6899867M
      ISBN 10188347602X
      LC Control Number00709572
      OCLC/WorldCa36706024

      New York: Hippocrene Books, Book contains pages with many illustrations, diagrams, maps. Nice history of the Army of Frederick the Great. Price clipped on dj. Text clean. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 2) The Army of Frederick the Great – Christopher Duffy Hippocrene Books | | DJVU. This is a study of the greatest army of its time, the army of Frederick the Great, by the finest historian of the wars of the 18th Century.

        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. The Army of Frederick the Great by Christopher Duffy starting at $ The Army of Frederick the Great has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1).

      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. See the complete Frederick the Great's Army series book list in order, box sets or omnibus. The Army of Frederick the Great: Second Edition Christopher Duffy. It was a famous army, but it is not always understood. It was praised for introducing a revolution in the art of war and notorious for the brutality of its discipline, but how did this really work?


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Frederick the Great's Army (2): Infantry (Men-at-Arms Book ) Philip Haythornthwaite. out of 5 stars 7. Kindle Edition. $ Next. Recommended popular audiobooks.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use Cited by: This is one of Duffy's finest histories and an excellent general source on not only Frederick the Great but warfare in the 18th century in general.

The battle maps especially are amazing and are still being used and cited decades after this book was first published.5/5(3). Christopher Duffy, The Army of Frederick the Great, 2nd Edition (Helion, ) It might seem odd to review a book first written inbut Christopher Duffy makes it clear this new edition is not a rehash but a ‘radical refashioning’ of what was already a seminal work /5.

Army of Frederick the Great Hardcover – January 1, by C. Duffy (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings5/5(3). Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features The Army of Frederick the Great: Second Edition blue Magdeburg major-general manoeuvres Menzel military muskets NCOs platoons Pomerania Potsdam Prague Prince Prittwitz Prussian army Prussian infantry Prussian officers rank Record 5/5(1).

This book is a history of Frederick's many Wars. If you are looking for a biography of Frederick, this book is not for you. If you are looking for detailed orders of battle or blow by blow descriptions of key battles, look somewhere by: The Army Of Frederick The Great.

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.

The Army of Frederick the Great is a detailed and comprehensive work that is essential reading for anyone interested in 18th Century warfare.

Duffy covers everything you need to know about Frederick’s army and then some.5/5(3). The author examines Frederick the Great's officer corps, the men and the various arms of the services, including finance, supply and technical formations.

The book concludes with chapters on staff work army control, Frederick's army in peace and war, and its influence and legacy. prev owner marked out name and address w/black magic marker on the ffep.5/5(1).

In this first of two volumes exploring Frederick the Great's splendid army, Philip Haythornwaite examines the organization, tactics and uniforms of In this first of two volumes exploring Frederick the Great's splendid army, Philip Haythornwaite examines the organization, tactics and uniforms of his cavalry troops, in a text backed by numerous illustrations including eight full page color plates by Bryan Fosten.

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Christopher Duffy. Emperor's Press, - History - pages. 1 Review. What people are saying - Write a review.5/5(1). This book examines the uniforms, equipment, history and organisation of the men who served in the army of Frederick the Great.

Major engagements in the First and Second Silesian Wars ( and ) and The Seven Years' War () are all covered/5(4). A thoroughly revised and expanded new edition of this standard work on the Prussian Army of Frederick the Great.

He completely describes the army from top to bottom, officers, men, clothing, weapons, tactics, discipline and more. Infantry, cavalry, artillery, Light Troops and more. It was a famous army, but it is not always understood.5/5(6). The Army of Frederick the Great by Duffy, C.

and a great selection of related books, *** Frederick the Great and his army were much admired by Hitler and the Nazis and their armies were in many ways modeled on this historic 18th century example i.e., armies built for fluid battles of fast movement and outflanking maneuvers.

Summary: This work is a study of the Army of the Prussian King Frederick the Great. It depicts the uniforms of an army whose military successes laid the foundation for the rise of 18th century Prussia as a major European power, and which, like its royal commander became the military ideal for all of Europe.

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The army of Frederick the Great. [Christopher Duffy] -- This, the first volume in Historic Armies and Navies written by the editor himself, admirably fulfills the purpose of the series as a whole. Biographies of King Frederick II of Prussia are numerous. 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. This is a study of the greatest army of its time by the finest historian of the wars of the 18th Century.

The Prussian military machine is analysed in detail, from top to bottom, from the mentality of the Junkers who led it to the way the men were clothed.

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Born inFrederick William II, known as Frederick the Great, was the third Hohenzollern King of Prussia. Although Prussia had been an influential and important part of the Holy Roman Empire for centuries, under Frederick’s rule the small kingdom rose to the status of a Great European Power and had a lasting effect on European politics in general and Germany specifically.Frederick the Great’s most popular book is Anti-Machiavel.

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