Philip Sinel'nikov. The life of field Marshal Kutuzov
Cover handmade genuine leather (shagreen)
Format 160х230 mm
200 numbered copies.
Black and white illustration, colored inset on the frontispiece
Paper CorollaBook (Italy)
Painted tortonian bleed
Mikhail Kutuzov became famous for the liberation of Russia from Napoleon's troops. The battle of Borodino was the enduring proof of his military genius. Russian commander was able to anticipate all the attacks of the enemy and to triumph over superior numbers of the French army. However, his first steps in the military field no less significant. Kutuzov proved himself a brilliant in opposing the rebellions in Poland and in the bloody war with the Turks. This book was one of the first works, in which details the exploits of the great Russian commander. The author was intimately acquainted with Kutuzov, therefore, had the opportunity to gather a wealth of factual and documentary material during the life of the field Marshal.