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Retreat from Russia

Retreat from Russia


There was not much to celebrate in the Russian campaign, especially once the retreat from Moscow began. Print depicting the horrific conditions and loses suffered by the French army as it retreated from Moscow in the winter of 1812.

This source is a part of the The Napoleonic Experience teaching module.


Cornell 4606.18.J35.

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"Retreat from Russia," in World History Commons, [accessed January 18, 2022]