Frederick the Great: The Magnificent Enigma

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Traces the life of the eighteenth-century Prussian King, examines the history of the period, and assesses his influence on the period

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Frederick the Great: the magnificent enigma

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This welcome reprise of the great Prussian soldier-king provides some new insights into the tantalizing contradictions in his personality and behavior and retells the crowded events of his life in a ... Read full review

Review: Frederick the Great: The Magnificent Enigma

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This book certainly falls into the same category as War of the Two Emperors for me: gorgeous dustcover, delightful prose, falls a bit flat when it comes to actual history -- Asprey uses quite a bit of ... Read full review


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