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Feudal Russia again provides an excellent example of the competitor in technological lag.Despite such critical advancements in the early 1700s, “only the Russians and Turks continued to issue old, heavy matchlock muskets, to the detriment of their infantry firepower”.In the Great Northern War, a Russian army, one again severely under-armed with pikes and matchlock muskets, faced off against a superior Swedish force.King Charles XII of Sweden had the most modern and well equipped army in all of Europe.In a matter of years the mode of warfare changed completely, generals had to rethink doctrine and soldiers had to rework tactics.Nonetheless, it is evident that this advancement did not help predict the outcome of any battle; it only revised how the battle would be fought.Serious questions arose concerning contemporary military thought and doctrine.
Command became quicker, easier, and more responsive”.
Using improvised munitions and rifles designed in the previous century these inexperienced conscripts repelled elite Panzer tank corps across hundreds of miles, how?
Until the 18 century, the Feudal Tsarism of Russia had little to no interaction with the Western World.
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Sixty-five years ago a comparably under-trained and poorly supplied army of peasant Russians defeated the Nazi war machine, the most formidable and professional army in history.