MILITARY HISTORY of RUSSIA IX-XX CENTURIES (in the box)
Box : genuine leather , satin . the lining and the metal engraving .
size : 390х495х200мм.
Book : leather-bound, handmade . the lining and the metal engraving .
size : 310х410х55мм.
This book, is a systematic collection of more than 500 color cards containing current information on military events in the history of our country from the IX to the XX century In contrast to the previously published atlases Patriotic, Military-historical Atlas of Russia, along with the maps, consists of a textual part, which sets out the characteristics, key results and significance of the military events, displayed on maps. Maps and text is supplemented by over 1,000 illustrations (photographs, fragments of paintings and engravings, diagrams and tables).
Military-historical themes of the Atlas presents maps of wars, campaigns, operations, battles, military and political situation and war economy. The common approach to mapping in the Atlas of military events special attention is paid to those victories in which he played a decisive role in the history of Russia and its soldiers have earned the honor and respect of contemporaries and grateful memory of descendants. The defeat of the Livonian knights of Alexander Nevsky, the victory over the Mongols at Kulikovo field, the expulsion of foreigners of the people's militia led by Minin and Pozharsky, the victory at Poltava, repelling the invasion of Napoleon's army - all of this historical evidence the greatest patriotism and dedication of the people who defended the freedom and independence of their country.