READ BOOK ☆ The Battle of Borodino: Napoleon Against Kutuzov - by Alexander Mikaberidze

The Battle of Borodino: Napoleon Against Kutuzov By Alexander Mikaberidze,

  • Title: The Battle of Borodino: Napoleon Against Kutuzov
  • Author: Alexander Mikaberidze
  • ISBN: 9781844156030
  • Page: 189
  • Format: Hardcover
  • On 7 September 1812 at Borodino, 75 miles west of Moscow, the armies of the Russian and French empires clashed in one of the climactic battles of the Napoleonic Wars This horrific and controversial contest has fascinated historians ever since The survival of the Russian army after Borodino was a key factor in Napoleon s eventual defeat and the utter destruction of thOn 7 September 1812 at Borodino, 75 miles west of Moscow, the armies of the Russian and French empires clashed in one of the climactic battles of the Napoleonic Wars This horrific and controversial contest has fascinated historians ever since The survival of the Russian army after Borodino was a key factor in Napoleon s eventual defeat and the utter destruction of the French army of 1812 In this thought provoking new study, Napoleonic historian Alexander Mikaberidze reconsiders the 1812 campaign and retells the terrible story of the Borodino battle as it was seen from the Russian point of view His original and painstakingly researched investigation of this critical episode in Napoleon s invasion of Russia provides the reader with a fresh perspective on the battle and a broader understanding of the underlying reasons for the eventual Russian triumph.
    The Battle of Borodino Napoleon Against Kutuzov On September at Borodino miles west of Moscow the armies of the Russian and French empires clashed in one of the climactic battles of the Napoleonic Wars This horrific and controversial co

    One thought on “The Battle of Borodino: Napoleon Against Kutuzov”

    1. Most books that deal with the Napoleonic Wars focus on either Napoleon or the British The focus on the one makes certain sense as, well, the entire era is named after him after all while the focus on the British can get annoying seeing as how they were largely involved in the periphery while the Hapsburgs, the Prussians and the Russians did most of the fighting dying However nearly all books on the subject deal with the Russians in a uniform way they were brave, yet simple minded automatons The [...]

    2. This is the book a Russian general battled against Napoleon Kutuzov was the greatest general in Russian history however his name is not so famous But European power balance was protected by him For Russian soldiers, he was like a god, and he brought peaceful time after Napoleon Author wrote his strategy and character etc in this book.

    3. A painstakingly researched account of the Battle of Borodino, mainly told from the Russian point of view Since most English language examinations of this important, terrible battle are told from the French point of view, Mikaberidze s fresh perspective makes for fascinating reading.

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