Balcerek, Mariusz Adrian. The Courland campaigns 1705–1706

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For citation: Balcerek, Mariusz Adrian. The Courland campaigns 1705–1706, in Studia Slavica et Balcanica Petropolitana. 2021. № 2. Pp. 175-180. DOI

Title of the article The Courland campaigns 1705–1706

Balcerek, Mariusz Adrian ― PhD in History, Nicolaus Copernicus Public Provincial Library in Torun, Torun, Poland, Orc ID 0000-0002-1007-8042, Researcher ID A-2017-2017; e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

In the section  Recensiones / Reviews
Year 2021 Issue 2 Pages 175-180
Type of article RAR Index UDK; BBK UDK  94(48).052; BBK 63.3(4)51 Index DOI 
Abstract This article aims to present a critical book by Vladimir Sergeyevich Velikanov, and Sergey Leonidovich Mekhnev caught our attention to the Courland campaign of 1705–1706 and the battle of Gemauerthof (lat. Mūrmuiža). The authors of the reviewed work described a fragment of the Great Northern War, which was unknown until now.
Keywords the Great North War, the Duchy of Courland and Semigallia, battle of Gemauerthof, the Tsar Peter the Great, Adam Lewenhaupt, Boris Sheremetev
Full text version of the article. Article language  English

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Tags: historiography, Peter the Great, Great Northern War, military history, RECENSIONES / REVIEWS, early modern history, 18th century , Sheremetyevs, BALCEREK M. A.

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