HIST224 FINAL REVIEW

HIST224 FINAL REVIEW - Bureau brothersEngineers that worked...

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Bureau brothers- Engineers that worked for Charles VII. They standardized artillery to 7 types. Balance of Power- La guerre aux vache- Battle of Malplaquet- Sept 11, bloodiest battle of 18 th Century. Allied forces Habsburg Empire, UK, United Provinces, Against French. Allied Win. Silesia- Gribeauval- Cannons were now cast solid then bored out. Made Cannons lighter and more mobile. Carnot- “Organizer of Victory,” was a military. Used en masse tactics to win the battle of Wattignies. En masse fighting was now a part of French military. Battle of Austerlitz- Dec 2 1805- One of napoleons greatest battles against allied Austrian and Russians. He weakened their center and attacked. Dissolved the Holy Roman Empire. Caracole- tactic in which cavalry men on horseback would come up fire their weapons then rotate to the back of the Parliament- Battle of Rossbach (1757) - Fredrick the Great(Prussians) Defeated France/Austrian Empire by the use of rapid movement to achieve the element of complete surprise. Louvois- French
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2009 for the course HIST 224 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.

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