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[[File:1758 - Austrian invasion of Saxony May to August.jpg|right|thumb|Image of the week: Detail of a map illustrating movements in Saxony from May to August 1758.<br>Source: Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen by the German Grosser Generalstab<br>Courtesy of Tony Flores]]
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[[File:1756 - Prussian invasion of Saxony - Prussian winter quarters end December.jpg|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of Prussian winter-quarters in Lusatia at the end of December 1756. Source: Harald Skala's collection]]
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,460 articles and 3,982 images.
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,655 articles 4,423 images.
  
<big>'''Hint'''</big> Thanks mainly to the efforts of Tony Flores, we are currently improving the quality of many maps and adding new ones. Some of you might not know that the maps with the highest resolution are not displayed by default. So to get these high resolution maps, please use the following example:
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From September 9 to 15, we have created/improved the following articles:
*in the main article, click on the map, this will display a page containing a map with a higher resolution
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*just below the map, check for the links identified as ''Other resolutions'' and click on the highest resolution offered
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...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.
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This week we have added a '''great link''' found by Harald Howe: [http://mapire.eu/en/ Mapire - Historic Maps of the Habsburg Empire]. This website offers a wonderful collection of historic maps of the Habsburg Empire (for ex.: military survey of 1763-1787, 1806-1869...) coupled with modern mapping softwares. You can even synchronize views of modern and old maps. A must see!
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From February 28 to March 20, we have created/improved the following articles:
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*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
**[[Bavarian Army]] ''many articles improved by TheBaron''
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**British Army
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***[[3rd Dragoon Guards]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
 
**French Army
 
**French Army
***[[Piémont Infanterie]] ''added info from Susane's work''
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***[[Bouillon Infanterie]] ''added info from Susane's work''
**Reichsarmee
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**Swedish Army ''info on service during the Great Northern War by [[User:Fabriziodavi|Fabrizio Davi]]''
***[[Ernestinisch Sachsen Infantry]] ''added info contributed by Volker Scholz''
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***[[Adelsfanan Cavalry]]
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***[[Drottningens Livregemente]]
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***[[Kungl Livgardet]]
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***[[Upplands Liv Regiment]]
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***[[Livdragoner]]
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***[[Jämtlands Horse]]
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***[[Norra Skånska Horse]]
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***[[Östgöta Horse]]
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***[[Smålands Horse]]
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***[[Södra Skånska Horse]]
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***[[Västgöta Horse]]
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***[[Bohusläns Dragoons]]
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***[[Karelska Dragoons]]
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***[[Nylands Dragoons]]
 
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
 
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
**[[1758 - Austrian invasion of Saxony‎]] ''one new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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**[[1756 - French expedition against Minorca]] ''edited by Barry Gray''
*in the [[Personalities]] section
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**[[1756 - Prussian invasion of Saxony]] ''edited by Barry Gray''
**[[Kolowrat-Krakowsky, Kajetan Franz Count]] ''new article by Harald Skala''
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***[[1756 - Prussian invasion of Saxony – Preparations]] ''edited by Barry Gray''
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***[[1756 - Prussian invasion of Saxony – Winter-quarters]] ''added info contributed by Harald Skala''
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**[[1757 - Prussian invasion of Bohemia – Preparations]] ''added info contributed by Harald Skala''
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**[[1758 - Russian invasion of Brandenburg – Frederick comes to the rescue]] ''added info from the work of the Grosser Generalstab''
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**[[ 1758 - Russian invasion of Brandenburg – Russians move to Eastern Pomerania]] ''added info from the work of the Grosser Generalstab''

Revision as of 12:02, 15 September 2019

Image of the week: Map of Prussian winter-quarters in Lusatia at the end of December 1756. Source: Harald Skala's collection

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,655 articles 4,423 images.

From September 9 to 15, we have created/improved the following articles: