By Alan Clark
At the outbreak of struggle in 1914, the armies of the western entrance quickly turned slowed down within the dust at Flanders. yet at the huge plains and forests of jap Europe the 3 nice Empires - Russia, Germany and Austria-Hungary - grappled in a chain of battles related to thousands of guys and enormous quantities of miles of entrance. presently after the outbreak of conflict the Russian «steamroller» had lurched into Prussia in simple terms to be hurled again amind the marshes of Tannenberg. For the following 3 years the struggling with swung indeterminately backward and forward. This paintings describes the campaigns which provoked the downfall of 3 nice empires and left the realm replaced without end.
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