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The Art of Victory has 8 ratings and 2 reviews. ‘Aussie Rick’ said: Aleksandr Vasiliyevich Suvorov, Prince of Italy, Count of Rimnikskiy, Count of the Ho. The pages 3 to 19 are a discussion of Suvorov and his importance as a Pages 23 to 40 is an annotated version of his famous book – Science of Victory. Alexander Suvorov spent more than 50 years of his life on the battlefield. Suvorov penned The Science of Victory, a manual on how to do it.

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So many funny episodes he had, but you can know if you read this book, he was one of the greatest field marshals had extraordinarily theory of military. scienec

In poet and soldier Irinarkh Zavalishinwho had fought under the command of Alexander Suvorov, vicgory a heroic poem titled “Suvoriada”, celebrating Suvorov’s victories. Worn-out and humiliated, Suvorov died a few days later at the age of And that is what made him one of the greatest military minds that ever lived! This also helped him develop a good understanding of engineering, siege warfare, artillery, and fortification.

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Suvorov was born in Moscow in He was famed for his military manual The Science of Victory and noted for several of his sayings. His correspondence with his wife, who had remained at Moscow for his marriage relations had not been happy, was also tampered with. Alexander Vasilyevich Suvorov Russian: Suvorov and Napoleon never met in battle because Napoleon was campaigning in Egypt at the time.

His two successful descents on Turtukai, his brilliant defense of Hirsov, and, above all, his successful direction of the Battle of Kozludji showed him to be an incomparable commander of the field, but after he helped to suppress the Russian peasant revolt led by Yemelyan Pugachov in the same year and subsequently served in Crimeahis career seemed to founder.


A sickly child who spent much of his time in bed, Alexander was deemed unfit for a military career by his father.

Aleksandr Vasilyevich Suvorov, Count Rimniksky | Russian military officer |

Post a Comment Due to bots sticking ads into the comments I am now forced to moderate. The next year, he married into the influential Golitsyn family. Count of Rymniksky and Prince of Italy”. He arrived at St. Suvorov announced the capture of Ismail in to the Empress Catherine in a doggerel couplet. He wrote them in such a manner that even poorly educated privates could understand.

After a few years sciejce forced retirement, Suvorov was called to lead the troops against Napoleon but despite his burning wish never met him in a battle. But, captivated by the battle strategies and tactics, Sasha devoted his time suvofov studying the works of renowned historians and military figures — from Plutarch to Cornelius Nepos to Julius Caesar.

The Russo-Turkish War of — saw his first successful campaigns against the Turks in —, and particularly in the Battle of Kozlucahe laid the foundations of his reputation, becoming a lieutenant-general in James the Great Chapel 1 St.

While most generals controlled armies behind the lines, Suvorov led them into battle. Early life and career Born in Moscow of a noble family, Suvorov was educated at home, joined the Semyonovsky Guards regiment at the age of 15, and was commissioned a lieutenant of infantry in Nationalism, Violence, and the End of Eastern Europe.

He never rested on his hard-earned laurels—Tsar Paul, true to his dislike of the old soldier, skipped the ceremony. Vladimir Order of St. Victories over the Turks. Earl marked it as to-read Mar 10, Michael Pedersen rated it it was amazing Jan 03, This is what Suvorov actually looked like.


The Art of Victory: The Life and Achievements of Field-Marshal Suvorov, 1729-1800

Suvorov remained in Poland untilwhen he returned to Saint Petersburg. His capture of the reputedly unconquerable fortress played a vital role in Russia’s victory in vuctory war.

During the Seven Years’ War he was promoted to colonel in for his success on the battlefield. The Origins to Alexander SuvorovSt. In both these battles an Austrian corps under Prince Josias of Saxe-Coburg participated, but at the battle of Rymnik, Og was in command of the whole allied forces.

Alexander Suvorov

Suvorov retired disgraced at In the chaos of battle, an officer could not always be there to give orders. Pages 23 to 40 is an aledander version of his famous book – Science of Victory. Alexander Suvorov spent more than 50 years of his life on the battlefield.

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Wendell Howe, now available in ebook and trade paperback Click image above and go to my website to download the free 14 chapter pdf preview and for ordering information. For other uses, see Suvorov disambiguation. After repeatedly distinguishing himself in battle Suvorov became a colonel inaged around