The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,518 articles and 4,094 images.
With the collaboration of Stephen Westfall, we continue to publish new Voices from the Past entries which give a glimpse of the daily life of soldiers and civilians during the conflict. I hope you will appreciate these new short articles.
From December 5 to 11, we have created/improved the following articles:
- in the Armies section:
- Austrian Army improved uniform plates by Frédéric Aubert
- British Army
- French Army
- Hanoverian Army
- Grote Infantry added info from Wissel's work
- Russian Army
- Spanish Army
- Algarve Cavalry added info from Clonard's work
- in the Campaigns section
- 1757 - Franco-Imperial invasion of Saxony added info from the work of the Grosser Generalstab for the period between mid-October and the Battle of Rossbach
- in the Battles and Encounters section
- 1761-03-21 - Engagement of Grünberg added an entry "Voices from the Past" by Stephen Westfall
- in the Personalities section
- Vallière, Joseph-Florent de new by Richard Couture
...and Michael Zahn, a member of our group, has recently found that the Library of the Duchess Anna Amalia in Weimar has recently published a high quality digitized version of the three volumes of the classic work of Adolph Menzel Die Armee Friedrich's des Grossen in ihrer Uniformirung, a must see!