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The Franco-Prussian war, 1870-71

Quintin Barry

The Franco-Prussian war, 1870-71

by Quintin Barry

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Published by Helion in Solihull .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Campaigns,
  • Military History,
  • Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871,
  • Sedan Campaign, 1870

  • Edition Notes

    StatementQuintin Barry
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC306 .B37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25124066M
    ISBN 101906033455, 1906033463
    ISBN 109781906033453, 9781906033460
    LC Control Number2011453132
    OCLC/WorldCa659215116

    The Franco Prussian War War, also known as the Franco-German War, was a conflict between France and Prussia from until Main Causes: The main cause of the Franco-Prussian War was the determination of Prussian statesman Otto von Bismarck to unify Germany under Prussian control and to eliminate French influence over Germany in the process. However, France also. Buy The Franco-Prussian War, v. 1: The Campaign of Sedan. Helmuth Von Moltke and the Overthrow of the Second Empire Reprint by Barry, Quintin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(22).

    Empires of Sand by David W. Ball (Bantam Dell, ) is a novel in two parts, the first of which is set during the Franco-Prussian war, more particularly the Siege of Paris during the winter of Key elements of the Siege, including the hot-air balloons used for reconnaissance and messages, the tunnels beneath the city, the starvation Result: German victory, Proclamation of the . Prussia and the Franco-Prussian war: containing a brief narrative of the origin of the kingdom, its past history, and a detailed account of the causes and results of the late war with Austria; with a full and authenic history of the origin, progress, and result of the Great European conflict of ; including biographies of King William.

    The Franco-Prussian War Badsey This book investigates the course of the fighting, and its aftermath in the French provinces of Alsace and Stephen Badsey is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of War Studies at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. Empires of Sand by David W. Ball (Bantam Dell, ) is a novel in two parts, the first of which is set during the Franco-Prussian war, more particularly the Siege of Paris during the winter of Key elements of the Siege, including the hot-air balloons used for reconnaissance and messages, the tunnels beneath the city, the starvation.


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The Franco-Prussian war, 1870-71 by Quintin Barry Download PDF EPUB FB2

Howard's The Franco-Prussian War details the conflict of wherein Prussia defeated France in the last of the three wars of German unification spanning the time from The development of the modern Prussian general staff, started in the wake of Napoleon's crushing victory at Jena, here reaches its culmination both in the person of Moltke and the crowning victory over the Second French Cited by: The Franco-Prussian War of violently changed the course of European History.

Alarmed by Bismarck's territorial ambitions and the Prussian army's crushing defeats of Denmark in and Austria inFrench Emperor Napoleon III vowed to bring Prussia to by: Although a relatively unknown campaign, the Franco-Prussian War () ultimately had great repercussions during World War I.

Patry's firsthand and beautifully written chronicle vividly describes the bloodshed and appalling atrocities committed during the French army's advance to retake the Paris commune, and powerfully critiques the high command's shortcomings and follies/5(3).

The French Army of the Franco-Prussian War (1) Imperial Troops (Men at Arms Series, ) Paperback – Ap by Stephen Shann (Author), Louis Delperier (Author), Jeffrey Burn (Illustrator) & 0 more/5(3).

The Franco-Prussian War broke out in when Bismarck engineered a war with the French Second Empire under Napoleon III. This was part of his wider political strategy of uniting Prussia with the southern German states, excluding Austria/5(18). Franco-Prussian War or Franco-German War, –71, conflict between France and Prussia that signaled the rise of German military power and imperialism.

It was provoked by Otto von Bismarck (the Prussian chancellor) as part of The Franco-Prussian war plan to create a unified German Empire. Franco-Prussian War / Uniforms and Equipment of the German and French Armies. Available 4 April About the book.

Two volumes in a slipcase, card slipcase; pages total, more than 2, colour and black-and-white photographs; Format: x 26 cm. The authors. Filed under: Franco-Prussian War, -- Personal narratives Journals of Field-Marshal Count von Blumenthal for and (London: Edward Arnold, ), by Leonhard Blumenthal, ed.

by Albrecht Blumenthal, trans. by Alexander Dupré Gillespie-Addison (multiple formats at ). A vivid eye-witness account of the Franco-Prussian War ofone of the pivotal conflicts of the nineteenth century which led to the unification of Germany following a crushing defeat for France. An essay on the Franco-Prussian War (–71) that I wrote last year appeared in print this fall in a book about war atrocities from the Middle Ages to the twentieth century.

1 The essay focuses on German soldiers and French civilians using the example of the Bavarians. It examines why soldiers sometimes departed from generally accepted standards in Europe about sparing civilians the effects of war.

The Franco-Prussian War of was a dark page in French history, and ended with the destruction of the Second Empire,But even after the surrender and abdication of Napoleon III, the french army continued to battle in the ranks of the Republican armies/5(9). The Franco-Prussian War: The History of the War that Established the German Empire Charles River Editors.

out of 5 stars 5. Kindle Edition. $ War in European History Michael Howard. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ The Debacle: () (Classics) Émile Zola. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ The Thirty Years Cited by: 3. The Franco-Prussian War of violently changed the course of European History.

Alarmed by Bismarck's territorial ambitions and the Prussian army's crushing defeats of Denmark in and Austria inFrench Emperor Napoleon III vowed to bring Prussia to heel/5. The Franco-Prussian War or Franco-German War (French: Guerre franco-allemande deGerman: Deutsch-Französischer Krieg), often referred to in France as the War ofwas a conflict between the Second French Empire (and later, the Third French Republic) and the German states of the North German Confederation led by the Kingdom of on: France and Prussia.

The Franco-Prussian WarVolume 1: The Campaign of Sedan, Helmuth von Moltke and the Overthrow of the Second Empire (The Franco-Prussian War #1)/5(32). Michael Howard's The Franco-Prussian War: The German Invasion of France, is a prize-winning account of the background and conduct of the war that changed Europe and set the course for the twentieth century.

The weak Napoleon III, enfeebled by ill health, foolishly went to war to bolster his failing regime, revive his declining popularity, and secure the future of the Bonaparte dynasty/5(18). The Franco-Prussian War of violently changed the course of European History.

Alarmed by Bismarck's territorial ambitions and the Prussian army's crushing defeats of Denmark in and Austria inFrench Emperor Napoleon III vowed to bring Prussia to heel.4/5(3).

On to Paris – 71, the Franco-Prussian War This game is published by Compass games and is based on the old Victory Games product The Civil War.

This is an operational to strategic level game where counters represent corps or armies, with 15 miles per hex and 15 days per turn. Book:Franco-Prussian War. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This Franco-Prussian War Franco-Prussian War Kingdom of Prussia Otto von Bismarck William I, German Emperor Frederick III, German Emperor Siege of Paris (–71) Louis Jules Trochu Albert of Saxony George, King of Saxony.

French Army –71 Franco-Prussian War (1) book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. At the time of the Second Empire, under Napole /5(8).

My preference goes to a somewhat more recent book The Franco–Prussian War: The German Conquest of France in –, by Geoffrey Wawro (), very well documented and as easy to read as a thriller.The Franco Prussian war was a conflict that has led to the unifacation of one great Germany and the fall of the second empire.

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