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The Resource British generalship on the Western Front 1914-18 : defeat into victory, Simon Robbins

British generalship on the Western Front 1914-18 : defeat into victory, Simon Robbins

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British generalship on the Western Front 1914-18 : defeat into victory
Title
British generalship on the Western Front 1914-18
Title remainder
defeat into victory
Statement of responsibility
Simon Robbins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores how British Army learnt from the pyrrhic victories of 1915-17 and developed the new tactics, leadership and doctrine of combined arms to overcome the tactical stalemate hitherto bedevilling Allied offensives to defeat the
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Robbins, Simon
Dewey number
940.4/1241
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cass series--military history and policy,
Series volume
21
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  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Command of troops
  • World War, 1914-1918
Label
British generalship on the Western Front 1914-18 : defeat into victory, Simon Robbins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
The army's ethos and culture -- The decline and fall of an army -- The brain of an army -- Developing a professional leadership -- The army's over-ambitious decision-making -- Training for victory -- Tactical innovation -- A strategy for victory
Control code
ocn252732173
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429402583
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252732173
Label
British generalship on the Western Front 1914-18 : defeat into victory, Simon Robbins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
The army's ethos and culture -- The decline and fall of an army -- The brain of an army -- Developing a professional leadership -- The army's over-ambitious decision-making -- Training for victory -- Tactical innovation -- A strategy for victory
Control code
ocn252732173
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429402583
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252732173

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