Glory, Honour and Patriotism: Military Careers in the Duchy of Warsaw, 1806–1815

@inproceedings{Czubaty2009GloryHA,
  title={Glory, Honour and Patriotism: Military Careers in the Duchy of Warsaw, 1806–1815},
  author={Jarosław Czubaty},
  year={2009}
}
The image of an invincible Prussian army, which had so impressed itself on the Poles since the reign of Frederick the Great, was destroyed in a single day, on 14 October 1806. The retreat of the demoralized Prussians after the battles of Jena and Auerstadt opened Napoleon’s way to Berlin and the east — to the Polish districts of the Prussian Kingdom that had been captured during the Partitions of Poland in 1772, 1793 and 1795. Within a month, on 4 November, the avant-garde of the Grande Armee… Expand
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