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In 1812 the french emperor raised a massive army of troops from all over europe, the first of which entered russia on june 24 “it was the most diverse european army since the crusades . Russia played a decisive role in the napoleonic wars and the success in the struggle against france allowed russian leaders to shape the course of european history. Don't have an account in this article russian campaign of 1812 introduction on 24 june 1812 the massive grande armée of more than 450,000 men invaded russia . Russian eyewitness accounts of the campaign of 1812 von alexander mikaberidze bei abebooksde - isbn 10: 1848326351 - isbn 13: 9781848326354 - frontline books - 2012 - hardcover.
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