So then what happens during this stage of imbalance?
However, despite an egregious lack of comparable armaments, the Russian army surprised the world and prevailed in several conflicts against modernized Western states.
Serious questions arose concerning contemporary military thought and doctrine.
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.
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.
For two and a half centuries this isolated, agrarian state continually lagged one step behind the West in terms of technological capability.
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However, what happens if the invention of a weapon with a higher rate of fire, such as a machine gun, comes about?
Suddenly this idea of concentrating men in a slow moving column is rendered utterly useless.
Before the 1700’s, wars were fought in the classical sense: seemingly infinite battalions marched in parallel columns in the fog of cannon shots, musket balls, and gunpowder smoke.