Asprey, Robert B. -
Title Frederick the Great - The Magnificent Enigma.
Binding Hard cover, cloth
Book Condition Very good;
Jacket Condition Very good under mylar protection;
Edition 1st Edition;
Size 9.5 x 6.25 x 2 inches;
Publisher US; Ticknor & Fields; 1986;
Seller ID 300190
8 vo - 715 pages, maps, illus., ep maps, great combination of biography and military history. King Fredrick the Great of Prussia was forever torn between a lust for power and the quiet intellectual life he craved. Flutist, poet, friend of Voltaire, Frederick was also a dauntless military leader, responsible for setting the stage for the emergence of the German Empire.