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The French Army of the Franco-Prussian War (2) 1870-71 : Republican Troops

by Stephen Shann

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Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Weapons & equipment,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Military History - Modern,
  • Armies,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Europe - Germany,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • Military - General,
  • History / Military / General

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMen-At-Arms Series, 237
    ContributionsRichard Hook (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8992748M
    ISBN 101855321351
    ISBN 109781855321359

    The Franco-Prussian War was a war between France and German allies of Prussia also joined. This war was provoked by Otto Von Bismarck, the Prussian wanted to unite Germans by making them fight together against a common on: France and Prussia.   The French Army, Franco-Prussian War - Imperial Troops v.1 by Stephen Shann, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(8).

      The Franco-Prussian War or Franco-German War, often referred to in France as the War of (19 July – 10 May ), was a conflict between the Second French Empire and the German states. A Daily Diary of Diplomacy, Battles, and War Literature. With 18 Portraits and 14 Maps from Official French and Prussian Field Surveys. Author: Melville De Lancey Landon; Publisher: N.A ISBN: N.A Category: Franco-Prussian War, Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW».

    Get this from a library! French Army , Franco-Prussian War. [Stephen Shann]. French public opinion was inflamed, and France declared war. The War [ edit ] There were many European nations which had motives to go to war against Prussia alongside France, but Napoleon III's mismanagement of France's foreign policy had led to the diplomatic isolation of France, and at the outbreak of war France was unable to find any allies.


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The Prussian Army had its roots in the core mercenary forces of Brandenburg during the Thirty Years' War of – Elector Frederick William developed it into a viable standing army, while King Frederick William I of Prussia dramatically increased its size and improved its doctrines.

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German-French War, French: Guerre franco-allemande, lit. French-German War), often referred to in France as the War of (19 July – 10 May ), was a conflict between the Second French Empire and the German states of the North German Confederation led by the French Empire: North German, Confederation.

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As the German armies continued wearing their uniforms after the war ended, more trophies from this war made their way into museums than contemporary German uniforms and. Franco-Prussian War Franco-Prussian War Kingdom of Prussia Otto von Bismarck William I, German Emperor Frederick III, German Emperor German Empire Unification of Germany North German Confederation House of Hohenzollern Reichstag (German Empire) Napoleon III French Second Republic Second French Empire Helmuth von Moltke the Elder Germany.

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The victory at Sadowa in stunned Europe, and in Paris Napoleon and his advisers set to thinking of a way to counter this new threat. In this first of two volumes looking at the French Army of the Franco-Prussian War, Stephen Shann and Louis Delperier examine the history, organisation and weapons of the French Imperial troops.

The Franco-Prussian War: The German Conquest of France in Geoffrey Wawro, Author Cambridge University Press $ (p) ISBN. 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.

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The Franco-Prussian War of –1 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.

Digging into many European and American archives for the first time, Geoffrey Wawro's The Franco /5(2). THE IMPERIAL FRENCH ARMY OF THE FRANCO PRUSSIAN WAR Peter Berry General There is a marked contrast between the state of dress of the two sides in the FPW. On the one hand the Imperial French army started the war with splendid uniforms which had more than a nod to the glories of the army of Napoleon I.The Franco Prussian War War, also known as the Franco-German War, was a conflict between France and Prussia from until 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.

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