The Art of Victory has 8 ratings and 2 reviews. ‘Aussie Rick’ said: Aleksandr Vasiliyevich Suvorov, Prince of Italy, Count of Rimnikskiy, Count of the Ho. The pages 3 to 19 are a discussion of Suvorov and his importance as a Pages 23 to 40 is an annotated version of his famous book – Science of Victory. Alexander Suvorov spent more than 50 years of his life on the battlefield. Suvorov penned The Science of Victory, a manual on how to do it.

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Goodwin, Lords of the Horizonsp. Daniel Ahn marked it as to-read Oct 06, His marriage to Varvara Prozorovskaya, contracted 10 years before, broke down inSuvorov refusing to recognize her child, Arkady, as his son, though he remained devoted to his daughter, Natalya.

Petersburg on 18 Vicyory September 11 attacks, series of airline hijackings and suicide attacks committed in by 19 militants…. Vasiliy talked a neighbor, Abram Gannibal, into speaking to the boy. His correspondence with his wife, who had remained at Moscow for his marriage relations had not been happy, was also tampered with. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

War of the Second Coalition. Suvorov announced the capture of Ismail in to the Empress Catherine in a doggerel couplet. In poet and soldier Irinarkh Zavalishinwho had fought under the command of Alexander Suvorov, wrote a heroic poem titled “Suvoriada”, celebrating Suvorov’s victories.

The Art of Victory: The Life and Achievements of Field-Marshal Suvorov, 1729-1800

It was the end of Suvorov’s campaign. He coined a few famous sayings venerably recited by Russians to this day, literally and figuratively: Surrounded by the enemy, short of ammunition and supplies, and with the first snows of winter falling, Suvorov set xlexander to extract his army from an apparently hopeless position.


Inhe prevented a Turkish landing in the Crimea, thwarting another Russo-Turkish war. He was promoted to general and next fought in the Russo-Turkish War of —winning a decisive victory at the Battle of Kozludzha.

Though Suvorov ordered his men to spare non-combatants and the evacuation of townspeople, [16] [17] as he did before, [18] after the battle spread to the streets [19] and the insurgents hid in civilian houses, [20] vowing to fight to the last man, [21] many civilians died along with the rebels or were massacred in revenge for the slaughter of the Russian Garrison in Warsaw, [22] [23] [24] when two thousand [25] Russian military servicemen stationed in Warsaw were massacred by Sclence soldiers and armed mobs, who played a major role in the attack, [26] and cut with spikes and axes.

Page 11 text – discussion about Suvorov’s opinion on bayonet continues with the famous aphorism “Pulya dura – a shtik – molodyetz”. French Revolutionary warsvvictory given to the hostilities between France and one or more European powers between and Marching in formation was fine, but served little purpose in battle.

After Catherine died of a stroke inPaul I was crowned Emperor and dismissed Suvorov for disregarding his orders. Golubtsov tracing Suvorov’s ancestors from the 17th-century Tver gentry [12].

A mission to Astrakhan to prepare an od into Persia proved abortive, and, even after he returned to a more active posting in the Caucasus inthe establishment repeatedly passed him over.


He would send forth his units in small groups as they arrived on the battlefield in order to sustain momentum.

Notes on Aleksandr Suvorov

During the Seven Years’ Suvoeov he was promoted to colonel in for his success on the battlefield. His generals would be chivalrous. Unfortunately, our editorial approach may not be able to accommodate all contributions. Shahbaz marked it as to-read Apr 15, Thank you for your feedback. Bashar al-Assad, faced an unprecedented challenge to its….

Aleksandr Vasilyevich Suvorov, Count Rimniksky

The Warfighting Society rated it really liked it Sep 21, During this period he continued his studies attending classes at Cadet Corps of Land Forces. He was the bane of fellow officers, and was indeed a vain, impish eccentric Alexander SuvorovSt. In the Russo-Turkish War of —91, he successfully defended Russian suvorlv on the north shore of the Black Sea from Turkish attack.

He did not have the physique of a warrior or the good looks needed be a leader. Paul refused to give him an audience, and, worn out and ill, the old veteran died a few days afterwards on 18 Mayat Saint Petersburg.