King Friedrich Wilhelm I built Prussia a war machine, but it was his son who put it to use

O'Shaughnessy, Brendan J.
September 2005
Military History;Sep2005, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p12
Profiles Friedrich Wilhelm I, King of Prussia during the 18th century. Similarities between the leadership of Wilhelm and his father; Contributions to the army of Prussia; Preoccupation of Wilhelm with tall soldiers; Background on the conflict between the king and his son; Cause of the death of the king.


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