Prussian


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Prussian

1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Prussia or its people, esp of the Junkers and their formal military tradition
2. a German native or inhabitant of Prussia
3. a member of a Baltic people formerly inhabiting the coastal area of the SE Baltic
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He ultimately concludes that "after the 1820s depression, all Prussians profited to some degree" (309).
Readers looking for new insights on the Prussian perspective from inside the Prussian court during the Napoleonic Wars will be well rewarded, as will those interested in how little or how much Marie played a role in the genesis and writing of On War, the subject that occupies roughly the last quarter of the book.
In Old Prussian society an unusually great importance was placed on "spiritual intelligence" and on the high priests and priestesses.
The Preussische-Zundnadel's first actual combat service occurred during the brief Danish-Prussian War of 1864 when Prussian, Austrian and German Confederation troops took the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein.
Those hybrid positions had the stated purpose of improving the lives of the Prussian citizens (consistent with Enlightenment philosophy), but their hidden, real function was maintenance of the supremacy of the ruling political elites.
On June 16 he triumphed over the Prussians at Ligny but Wellington held him back and, two days later at Waterloo, it was all over.
3.30pm: The Prussians arrive and engage French cavalry at Plancenoit.
The forecast for plenty of rain is in Prussian eagle's favour but even more helpful would be a strong pace.
One day, he heard an approaching military parade and looked down from his balcony to see Prussian Uhlan lancers, not French soldiers.
Prussian had a busy and fruitful time of it in 2012, winning a maiden and four handicaps, but it was on her first run this year that the Dubai Destination filly posted her personal best.