In 13th of August 1704 the combined Anglo-Dutch forces led by John Churchill - also known as the First Duke of Marlborough - defeated the French-Bavarian army at the plains of Blenheim. Some scholars pointed out that this was the first time when Louis XIV's soldiers lost to other enemy even though they had the tactical advantage. Some others…Read More...
I'm a PhD Student in History (University of Pécs, Hungary).
My main topics are 17-18th century warfare, generals and military revolutions of that period (both Europe and Asia).