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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Kate marked it as to-read Jul 26, Their defeat was seen as a major catastrophe in the Ottoman empire. Then, in he was recalled to crush the nationalist-revolutionary movement in Poland —which he did with ruthless efficiency. She was after all a foreigner and could not afford to insult powerful nobles.

Goodreads helps alexqnder keep track of books you want to read. Suvorov was also noted for scidnce of his sayings, including “What is difficult in training will become easy in a battle,” “The bullet is a mad thing; only the bayonet knows what it is about,” and “Perish yourself but rescue your comrade! Suvorov greatest dream was to meet Napoleon on the battlefield.

Suvorov announced the capture of Ismail in to the Empress Catherine in a doggerel couplet. Blogroll Adventures of Clockwork Caravel B. Marching in formation was fine, but served little purpose in sclence.

Suvorov had wished to invade France but was ordered across the Alps to join a Russian force under Aleksandr Rimsky-Korsakov that was being threatened by the French in Switzerland. Suvorov’s son, Arkadi Suvorov — served as a general officer in the Russian army during the Napoleonic and Turkish wars of the early 19th century, and drowned in the same river Rymnik in that had brought his father vctory much fame.


Posted by Lina Zeldovich at 7: Aleksandr Victoryy Suvorov, Count Rimniksky. AlexanderCatherine the Great: Hubert Order of St. James the Great Chapel 1 St. Baskakov also pointed to the fact that the Suvorovs’ family coat of arms lacks any Swedish symbols, implying its Russian origins.

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Shahbaz marked it as to-read Apr 15, He was noted for the saying “Train hard, fight easy. Other generals had pawns, Suvorov had warriors. He wrote them in such a manner that even poorly educated privates could understand. A mission to Astrakhan to prepare an expedition into Persia proved abortive, and, even after he returned to a more active posting in the Caucasus inthe establishment repeatedly passed him over.

Aleksandr Vasilyevich Suvorov, Count Rimniksky

After a few years of forced retirement, Suvorov was called to lead the troops against Napoleon but despite his burning wish never met him in a battle. Vladimir First Class, Order of St.

These exploits thee rewarded by Tsars with lands and peasants. 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. Suvorov led the Siege of Izmail in Bessarabia on 22 December It was the end of Suvorov’s campaign.

Alexander Suvorov spent more than 50 years of his life on the battlefield.

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

In Switzerland, Suvorov found his army in a desperate position, almost entirely surrounded by the French. As a boy, Suvorov was a sickly child and his father assumed he would work in civil service as an adult. Vladimir Order of St. Suvorov secured Russia’s expanded borders and renewed military prestige and left a legacy of theories on warfare.


Various currency notes of the Transnistrian ruble depict Suvorov.

Nauka Pobyezhdat’ – Science of Victory by Suvorov, Alexander

The pages 3 to 19 are a discussion of Suvorov and his importance as a Russian general. Stalin renovated Suvorov’s reputation by borrowing his title, the unprecedented rank “”Generalissimo of the Russian Army,”” and by incorporating Suvorov’s image into propaganda posters depicting himself.

He is buried in the chapel at the Aleksandr Nevskiy Cemetery in St. Tereza Dilbaryan added it Jan 26, Suvorov is considered one of the greatest commanders in Russian history. His daughter Empress Elizabeth turned it into a garden with flowers and walkways. It is qlexander that on Sceince he tolled alexanfer bell for church and sang among the rustics in the village choir.

I think it also made them endure much, since they did not want to be shown up by this wisp of a man. Suvorov’s full name and titles according to Russian pronunciation vicrory, ranks and awards are the following: Ivelin Zlatanov rated it it was amazing Oct 19, His host hoped to make its way over the Swiss passes to the Upper Rhine and arrive at Vorarlbergwhere the army, much shattered and almost destitute of horses and artillery, went into winter quarters.

Retrieved May 28, He had his men go through maneuvers that most mimicked actual fighting, so they would react instinctively in war.

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