Russian Grenadiers and Infantry 1799-1815 (Warrior)

Russian Grenadiers and Infantry 1799-1815 (Warrior)

Are you interested in learning about the Russian Grenadiers and Infantry from 1799 to 1815? Look no further! In this book, Laurence Spring delves into the history and significance of these brave soldiers during a crucial period in warfare.


The Russian Grenadiers and Infantry played a vital role in the military campaigns of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. From their distinctive uniforms to their tactical prowess, they were a force to be reckoned with on the battlefield.

The Book

Written by Laurence Spring in 2002, this edition of “Russian Grenadiers and Infantry 1799-1815 (Warrior)” provides a comprehensive account of their contributions to warfare during this period. The book is published by Osprey Publishing and is available in paperback.

Key Topics Covered

  • The origins and development of Russian Grenadiers and Infantry
  • Their role in major battles and campaigns
  • Their equipment and weaponry
  • Their training and tactics
  • Their impact on the outcome of wars
Frequently Asked Questions
  1. What makes Russian Grenadiers and Infantry unique?
  2. Russian Grenadiers and Infantry were known for their tall stature and distinctive uniforms, which included tall fur hats and long coats. They were highly disciplined and trained to withstand enemy attacks.

  3. How did they contribute to warfare during this period?
  4. Russian Grenadiers and Infantry played a crucial role in major battles and campaigns, often leading the charge and breaking through enemy lines. Their presence on the battlefield instilled fear in their opponents.

  5. What impact did they have on the outcome of wars?
  6. Their tactical prowess and unwavering determination often turned the tide of battles in favor of the Russian forces. Their ability to withstand enemy attacks and launch successful offensives made them a formidable force.


“Russian Grenadiers and Infantry 1799-1815 (Warrior)” is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of warfare during this period. Laurence Spring’s detailed account provides valuable insights into the role and significance of these brave soldiers. Get your copy today and embark on a journey through history!