TITLE

AUSTERLITZ

AUTHOR(S)
Shosenberg, James
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Military History;Dec2005, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article details the Battle of Austerlitz in 1805, wherein a plan was devised by French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte to defeat his counterparts from Austria and Russia in one swift campaign. The battle is part of the Napoleonic Wars against the Third Coalition, a French army under Napoleon's command which decisively defeated a joint Russo-Austrian army, commanded by Russian General Kutozon and Austrian General-Feldwachtmeister Franz Ritter von Weyrother.
ACCESSION #
18971338

 

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