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Battle Story: Blenheim 1704

By James Falkner

9780752499680

ISBN: 9780752499680

Published: 01-09-2014


Battle Story: Blenheim 1704

By James Falkner

ISBN: 9780752499680

Published: 01-09-2014

About This Book

Blenheim has gone down in history as one of the turning points of the War of the Spanish Succession – and some would say in the history of conflict in Europe. The overwhelming Allied victory ensured the safety of Vienna from the Franco-Bavarian army, thus preventing the collapse of the Grand Alliance. Bavaria was knocked out of the war, and Louis XIV’s hopes for a quick victory came to an end. France suffered over 30,000 casualties. If you truly want to understand what happened and why – read Battle Story.

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