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12 Facts About Crimean War
Crimean War was one of the first conflicts in which military forces used modern technologies such as explosive naval shells, railways and telegraphs.
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Crimean War described the Ottoman Empire as a buffer against a pattern of expansionism by the Tsar.
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Crimean War had Foreign Minister Count Karl Nesselrode undertake talks with the Ottomans.
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Crimean War next dispatched a highly-abrasive diplomat, Prince Menshikov, on a special mission to the Ottoman Sublime Porte in February 1853.
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Crimean War therefore decided to control the surrounding area with cavalry and starve them out.
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The Crimean War led to the realisation by the Russian government of its technological inferiority, in military practices as well as weapons.
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