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[[File:1757 - Siege of Schweidnitz.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the siege of Schweidnitz from October 24 to November 12 1757. Source: "Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen", vol. III Der Siebenjährige Krieg: 1756 - 1763. Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
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[[File:1758 - Siege of Schweidnitz.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Prussian positions during the blockade and siege of Schweidnitz in 1758. Source: "Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen", vol. III Der Siebenjährige Krieg: 1756 - 1763.<br>Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,454 articles and 3,950 images.
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,455 articles and 3,952 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:
 
<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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...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.  
 
...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.  
  
From Nov. 22 to 28, we have improved the following articles:
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From Nov. 29 to Dec. 5, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
**Austrian Army
 
**Austrian Army
***[[Erzherzog Leopold Cuirassiers]]
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***[[Mercy-Argenteau Infantry]] ''improved by Harald Skala''
***[[De Ville Cuirassiers]]
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***[[German Free-Jäger Corps (Otto)]] ''new article by Dieter Müller''
***[[Modena Cuirassiers]]
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***[[Nádasdy Hussars]] ''more info on origin and history''
***[[Herzog Württemberg Dragoons]]
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***[[Szechényi Hussars]] ''more info on origin and history''
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**British Army
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***[[1st Foot Guards]] ''more info on origin and history''
 
**Spanish Army
 
**Spanish Army
***[[Fijo de Oran Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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***[[Irlanda Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
***[[España Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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***[[Mallorca Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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*in the [[Sieges]] section  
 
*in the [[Sieges]] section  
**[[1757 - Siege of Schweidnitz]] ''improved large map digitized by Tony Flores''
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**[[1758 - Siege of Schweidnitz]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''

Revision as of 18:01, 5 December 2016

Image of the week: Prussian positions during the blockade and siege of Schweidnitz in 1758. Source: "Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen", vol. III Der Siebenjährige Krieg: 1756 - 1763.
Courtesy: Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,455 articles and 3,952 images.

Hint 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:

  • in the main article, click on the map, this will display a page containing a map with a higher resolution
  • just below the map, check for the links identified as Other resolutions and click on the highest resolution offered

...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.

From Nov. 29 to Dec. 5, we have created/improved the following articles: