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To: Strategerist

The frogs didnt do so hot years later in the Franco-Prussian war of 1870 either, come to think of it they are on a centuries long losing streak... (the sissys!)


8 posted on 03/13/2005 9:33:32 AM PST by aspiring.hillbilly
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The Prussians were whipped at Jena on October 14, 1806, by a French army...led by a non-Frenchman, of course.


15 posted on 03/13/2005 10:52:41 AM PST by Verginius Rufus
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To: aspiring.hillbilly
The frogs didnt do so hot years later in the Franco-Prussian war of 1870 either, come to think of it they are on a centuries long losing streak...

You kind of forget their victories under Napoleon and what happened in 1848. YEs, since then they have been in decline.
26 posted on 03/14/2005 5:19:30 PM PST by Cronos (Never forget 9/11)
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