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1856 History of Crimean WAR Russia Maps Illustrated Battle Scenes Nolan 8v SET
London : Virtue, [1856-1857]. 1st ed - 1856 History of Crimean WAR Russia Maps Illustrated Battle Scenes Nolan 8v SET 72 Incredible Engravings Complete 8 tomes 1st edition The Crimean War, also known in Russian historiography as the Eastern War of 1853–1856 (1853 – 1856), was a conflict in which Russia lost to an alliance of France, the United Kingdom, the Ottoman Empire, and Sardinia. The immediate cause involved the rights of Christian minorities in the Holy Land, which was controlled by the Ottoman Empire. This set is perhaps the leading, most comprehensive history of the Crimean War, complete with 72 illustrations of engraved maps, portraits, landscape views, city views and war scenes. Main author: Edward Henry Nolan Title: The History of the war against Russia : illustrated. Published: London : Virtue, [1856-1857]. 1st ed Language: English Brief view of illustrated contents: Charge of heavy cavalry at Balaklava Fortifications of Bomarsund Map of the city of Constantinople Portrait of Gen. Bosquet Map of the Black Sea (and surrounding countries) Map of the Crimea A plan of the docks, barracks, naval stores at Sevastopol FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure EXQUISITE binding Pages: complete with all pages; plus indexes, prefaces and such Illustrations: 72 illustrations (65 plates + 7 maps) Publisher: London : Virtue, [1856-1857]. Size: ~ 10in X 6.75in (25cm x 17cm) Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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