The Wars of Coalition

An Historical Chronicle of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and of the USA, for the years 1792-1815

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After the French took Mentz (Mayence) they turned East to take Frankfurt. But they were then overstretched and could not keep the city against 50,000 Prussians and Hessians. They therefore fell back on Mentz as the first campaign of the war ended.. . .