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Modést Ivanovich Bogdanóvich (1805–1882)

Bogdanóvich, Modést Ivanovich. A Russian military historian and commander; born in 1805; died at Oranienbaum, Aug. 6, 1882. He was a very able soldier, and even abler with the pen; his ‘Bonaparte’s Campaign in Italy, 1796’ (2d ed. 1860) and ‘History of the Art of War,’ and particularly his ‘History of the Campaign of 1812’ (2d ed. 1861), having attracted wide notice.