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Horrocks, Brian 1895-1985

Overview
Works: 94 works in 186 publications in 2 languages and 1,278 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  History  Registers (Lists)  Personal narratives  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: UA23, 355.4
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Escape to action by Brian Horrocks( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal experiences of the author during World War I and World War II
Practical data administration by Brian Horrocks( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full life by Brian Horrocks( Book )

27 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfatteren opnåede mange udmærkelser og fortæller her sine krigserindringer fra 1. og 2. Verdenskrig. Bogen er en forøget udgave af førsteudgaven fra 1960, som udkom på et andet forlag. Men her fortæller forfatteren tillige om sit civile liv efter krigen
Corps commander by Brian Horrocks( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets and stories of the war : a selection of the articles and book condensations in which the Reader's Digest recorded the Second World War by Reader's Digest Association (Canada)( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'homme qui a sauvé Londres; l'histoire de Michel Hollard, Croix de guerre, D.S.O by George Martelli( Book )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the leader of a network of French undercover agents during World War II
The Queen's coronation birthday parade : Trooping the colour ceremony by Brian Horrocks( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scots Guards (the 3rd Guards) by Anthony Goodinge( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilag med oversigter: musik, orkestersammensætning, faner og emblemer, regenter, oberster 1642-1937, modtagere af Viktoriakorset og datoer for udsmykning af faner med laurbær. - Regimentsmarcher "The Highland Laddie" og "The Garb of Old Gaul" i nodenotation. - Vigtige tidspunkter i regimentets historie, lokaliteter for krigshandlinger, kronologisk oversigt. - Introduktion til bogen ved Brian Horrocks
Nulli secundus( Recording )

1 edition published in 1964 and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life Guards by R. J. T Hills( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oprettet i 1651, og en del af det såkaldte "Household Cavalry", Kronens huskavaleri
The Green Howards (the 19th Regiment of Foot) by Geoffrey Powell( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regimentet var på Ceylon i 1796-1820, hvor det mistede 1550 mænd, og under 1. Verdenskrig mistede det store dele af regimentet ved Somme. Siden 1914 fandtes tætte bånd mellem norske kongehus og regimentet, som deltog i britisk invasion i Norge under den 2. Verdenskrig, og bla. kong Olav 5. var æresoberst. Bogens 2. udgave fortæller tillige om perioden 1969-83 med 1960-ernes hærreformer med tilpasning af hæren til NATO, men "The Green Howards" undgik forringelse
The Rhodesian African Rifles by Chris Owen( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ud over de hvide fra Rhodesia, som gjorde tjeneste i den britiske hær under den 2. Verdenskrig, oprettedes i 1940 et rhodesisk regiment af askari-soldater, hvis oprindelige navn var "The Rhodesian African Rifles", og som bla. under første verdenskrig havde gjort tjeneste i britiske hær. I 2. Verdenskrig kæmpede det mod japanske hær i Arakan i Burma's jungle. Undervejs citerer forfatteren beretninger fra mandskabet selv
A register of the regiments and corps of the British Army: the ancestry of the regiments and corps of the Regular Establishment by Arthur Swinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En opslagsbog for ethvert regiment og nogle korps i The British Army, der har deltaget i 1. og/eller 2. verdenskrig
War and peace in the space age by James M Gavin( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Women's Royal Army Corps by Shelford Bidwell( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduktion til bogen ved Brian Horrocks
The Loyal Regiment : (The 47th and 81th Regiment of Foot)( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En del citater fra krigshistoriske værker og krigsdagbøger. - Introduktion til bogen ved Brian Horrocks
Famous Regiments( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Army Medical Corps by Redmond McLaughlin( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Army Medical Service" oprettedes i 1660. I Krimkrigen gjorde Florence Nightingale en stor indsats på lazaret under meget vanskelige vilkår, og efter krigen skred arbejdet med organisering af sygepleje fremad, dog noget langsomt organiseret. "The Army Nursing Service", hærens sygeplejetjeneste, oprettedes i 1881 og blev senere videreført i den af dronning Alexandra indstiftede sygeplejetjeneste, "The Queen Alexandra Imperial Military Nursing Service". I "Medical Staff Corps", var mændene officerer, og i 1898 skiftede i det navn til "Royal Army Medical Corps"
The Royal Flying Corps (per ardua ad astra) by Robert Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om det engelske flyverregiment "Royal Flying Corps" (R.F.C.), som blev oprettet i 1910 og eksisterede i seks år før det fusionerede med Naval Air Service til det senere Royal Air Force, (RAF). Flyvekorpset ekspanderede under 1. Verdenskrig og bogen fortæller blandt andet om dets indsats déri, mens årene 1917-18 blev særdeles kritiske for eskadrillerne, da deres mange fly var dårlige teknisk set i forhold til fjendens
The South Wales Borderers (the 24th Regiment of Foot) by Jack Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bog i monografiserie om engelsk regimentshistorie, hvor der udover gennemgang af krigshistoriske fakta lægges vægt på at præsentere regimentets særlige ånd. De første af bøgerne blev udsendt i London på forlaget Hamish Hamilton 1967-1968, og bøger 1969-1984 samt nye udgaver 1983 og fremefter af de først udsendte blev udsendt på forlaget Leo Cooper og for nogle af udgivelserne i samarbejde med forlaget Martin Secker & Warburg. Bøgernes illustrationer stammer bla. fra regimenternes museer, og en stor del af bøgerne er skrevet af militære personer, der deltog i Den 2. Verdenskrig. Redaktør Brian Horrocks introducerer serien
 
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Alternative Names
Brian G. Horrocks britischer Generalleutnant

Brian Gwynne Horrocks

Brian Horrocks Brits atleet (1895-1985)

Brian Horrocks général britannique

Brian Horrocks generale britannico

Horrocks, Brian.

Horrocks, Brian G. 1895-1985

Horrocks, Brian Gwynne.

Horrocks, Brian Gwynne 1895-1985

Брайън Хорокс

Хоррокс, Брайан

בריאן הורוקס

برین هورروکز

브라이언 호록스

ブライアン・ホロックス

布賴恩·霍羅克斯

Languages
English (100)

French (4)