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[[File:1758 Action at Rheinberg.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the action at Rheinberg on June 12 1758<br>Source: Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen by the German Grosser Generalstab<br>Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
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[[File:Kalnein Infantry Mitre Cap.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Mitre cap of the grenadiers of Kalnein Infantry<br>Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
 
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,486 articles and 4,073 images.
 
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,486 articles and 4,073 images.
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From August 22 to 28 we have created/improved the following articles:
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*in the [[Armies]] section:
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**French Army
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***[[Vaubécourt Infanterie]] ''added info from Susane's books''
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**Prussian Army
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***[[4/16 Polentz Grenadiers]] ''photo of a mitre cap by Tony Flores''
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**Spanish Army
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***[[Ordenes Cavalry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
  
 
<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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*just below the map, check for the links identified as ''Other resolutions'' and click on the highest resolution offered
 
*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.  
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...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.
 
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From August 15 to 21 we have created/improved the following articles:
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*general
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**[[EBooks - Art of War]]
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*in the [[Armies]] section:
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**Austrian Army
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***[[Pálffy Cuirassiers‎]] ''improved by Harald Skala''
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**French Army
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***[[Lyonnais Infanterie]] ''added info from Susane's books''
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**Spanish Army
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***[[Voluntarios de Aragon]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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*in the [[Campaigns]] section
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**[[1757 - Russian campaign in East Prussia]] ''added info from the work of the Grosser Generalstab''
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**[[1758 - Allied campaign on the west bank of the Rhine]] ''new map contributed by Tony Flores''
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*in the [[Battles|Battles and Encounters]] section
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**[[1757-08-30 - Battle of Gross-Jägersdorf‎]]  ''added info from the work of the Grosser Generalstab''
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*in the [[Sieges]] section
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**[[1757 - Siege of Memel]] ''added info from the work of the Grosser Generalstab''
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Revision as of 05:46, 29 August 2017

Image of the week: Mitre cap of the grenadiers of Kalnein Infantry
Courtesy: Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,486 articles and 4,073 images.

From August 22 to 28 we have created/improved the following articles:

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.