The Enemy behind Our Backs? The Occupation of the Duchy of Warsaw 1813–1814

  • Andrzej Nieuwazny
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Part of the War, Culture and Society, 1750–1850 book series

Abstract

While the fate of Europe was being decided in Silesia and Saxony, a blot began to spread across the military and political maps of Europe, one that added another unknown dimension to the Napoleonic equation. This unknown was the Duchy of Warsaw, located far behind the front line of the advancing Russian and Prussian armies, and watched closely by the Austrians, who were then vacillating between aligning themselves with Napoleon or Alexander I.

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