Traces the life of the eighteenth-century Prussian King, examines the history of the period, and assesses his influence on the period
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Robert Asprey is a military historian whose articles and books are internationally respected. Born in 1923 he served as an officer in the Marines in World War II and in the Korean War. A Fulbright scholar, he studied at both Oxford University and the University of Vienna. His works include the best-selling War in the Shadows—The Guerrilla in History.From Publishers Weekly:
"This major biography of Frederick (1712-86) is as full an account of the Prussian ruler's exploits in war and peace as is likely to be written," asserted PW , "Asprey fashions the disparate sides of this soldier-intellectual into a lucid narrative of his leadership." Photos.
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin (P), 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110899198406
Book Description Houghton Mifflin (P). PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0899198406 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.2069117