The Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878; The Battle of Plevna
By F.V. Greene
Illustrations: none Pages: 145 pages $25.00 soft cover
In 1877, after the massacre of Bulgarian peasants by Turkish irregular troops, the Russians marched on the Ottoman Empire. Sometimes known as the “Kitchen War” this campaign boiled down to one massive siege and battle at the fortress of Plevna. This work provides a very detailed account of both the campaign and the battle of Plevna. Originally published in 1903.