The guns of Valmy by LeМЃonce Bourliaguet

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Published by Abelard-Schuman in London .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Originally published as "Les canons de Valmy" Paris: Editions G.P., 1964.

Book details

StatementTranslated from the French by John Buchanan-Brown.
The Physical Object
Pagination159p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21177610M
ISBN 100200715712
OCLC/WorldCa35929

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Battle of Valmy, (20 September ). Although little more than a skirmish during the French Revolutionary Wars, Valmy was one of history’s decisive battles; the Prussian march on Paris to restore the French monarchy was halted and the French Revolution saved.

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Fought on muddy ground, sometimes knee-deep in places, Valmy was primarily a lethal artillery duel, in which s cannonballs were fired. The ragged French volunteers just held their nerve, a resistance that persuaded the Prussians, ravaged by dysentery, to retreat.

In the despondent gloom later that evening, the great German writer. The “Battle” of Valmy of 20 September was more a cannonade than anything else. It opened that morning when King Frederick William ordered the Prussian guns to bombard the French positions prior to an infantry assault.

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The hill of Valmy was too exposed to enemy guns. The French were crowded too tightly together, and the flanks were vulnerable. For those reasons, Dumouriez sent Bavarian-born veteran General Henri Christian Michel de Stengel to reinforce Kellermann’s right.

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The Prussians launched an attack early on, forcing Kellermann to shift the positions of his troops to near a notable windmill. As the fog dissipated around noon, the artillery of both sides began a cannonade.

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