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Frederick the Great's Invasion of Saxony, and the Prussian ‘Mémoire Raisonné,’ 1756

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  12 February 2009


In a previous paper which I read some years ago before the Society I declared my intention of discussing the reasons for which Frederick the Great made his famous attack on Saxony in 1756—an attack which roused half Europe against him, and brought him within a hair's-breadth of ruin, but of which he never seems to have repented.

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Copyright © Royal Historical Society 1891

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