russia

  1. General Winter

    General Frost. Part two.

    Let's continue the talk about the vast expanses and the harsh climate as the secret of Russian victories over the most esteemed European generals. The next significant victim of General Frost after Charles XII (see http://historum.com/blogs/general+winter/31264-general-frost-part-one.html ) was...
  2. General Winter

    General Frost.Part one.

    There is a common opinion in the West that the Russians won their most important wars due to the vast expanses and the harsh climate of their country. Does it have any bearing on reality? After all we really have a huge country , and the climate is very harsh. Perhaps, it's not we who always...