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Swinton, E. D. (Ernest Dunlop) 1868-1951

Overview
Works: 77 works in 267 publications in 2 languages and 2,816 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Military history  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Personal narratives‡vBritish  History  Pictorial works  Biography  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: D544, 952.031
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Most widely held works by E. D Swinton
The defence of Duffer's Drift by E. D Swinton ( Book )
42 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book presents a fictional account of a young, inexperienced British officer who is ordered to hold a river crossing (Duffer's Drift) with 50 men against a larger Boer force. His failures and eventual success provide lessons learned for contemporary soldiers regarding the concepts of small group tactics. Originally published in Infantry Journal in April 1905
The Russian army and the Japanese war, being historical and critical comments on the military policy and power of Russia and on the campaign in the Far East by A. N Kuropatkin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1909 and 1970 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert, King of the Belgians, in the Great War; his military activities and experiences set down with his approval by Emile Joseph Galet ( Book )
5 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Eastern odyssey; the third expedition of Haardt and Audouin-Dubreuil by Georges Le Fèvre ( Book )
5 editions published in 1935 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The truth about Port Arthur by E. K Nozhin ( Book )
8 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The "tanks" : (by request, and with permission) by E. D Swinton ( Book )
13 editions published between 1917 and 1918 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The defence of Duffer's Drift by E. D Swinton ( )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1907, The Defense of Duffer's Drift is a classic essay on small unit tactics based on author Ernest Dunlop Swinton's experiences in the Boer War in South Africa
Eyewitness; being personal reminiscences of certain phases of the Great War, including the genesis of the tank by E. D Swinton ( Book )
8 editions published between 1932 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forfatteren beskriver perioden 1911 - 1917, specielt tysk anvendelse af maskinkanonen og det britiske svar herpå, kampvognen. Forfatteren var selv engageret i udviklingen af kampvognen, og er af den opfattelse at kampvognen havde en afgørende betydning af krigens udfald
Eye-witness's narrative of the war; from the Marne to Neuve Chapelle, September, 1914-March, 1915 by E. D Swinton ( Book )
8 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over my shoulder; the autobiography of Sir Ernest D. Swinton by E. D Swinton ( Book )
7 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The green curve and other stories by E. D Swinton ( Book )
10 editions published between 1909 and 1919 in English and French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty years after; the battlefields of 1914-18; then and now by E. D Swinton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A group of writers drawn from men who served in the great war recall those far-off days."--Editor's foreword
The great tab dope, and other stories by E. D Swinton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1913 and 1917 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Eastern odyssey; the third expedition of Haardt and Audion-Dubreuil by Georges Le Fèvre ( Book )
2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The defence of Duffer's Drift; a few experiences in field defence for detached posts which may prove useful in our next war by E. D Swinton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A year ago : eye-witness's narrative of the war from March 30th to July 18th, 1915 by E. D Swinton ( Book )
6 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The study of war; an inaugural lecture delivered before the University of Oxford on 23 February 1926 by E. D Swinton ( Book )
5 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The green curve : and other stories by E. D Swinton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1911 and 1916 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A year ago; eye-witness's narrative of the war from March 20th to July 18th, 1915 by E. D Swinton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The green curve omnibus by E. D Swinton ( Book )
4 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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Dunlop Swinton, Ernest 1868-1951
Swinton, E. D.
Swinton, Ernest.
Swinton, Ernest 1868-1951
Swinton, Ernest D. 1868-1951
Swinton, Ernest Dunlop, 1868-1951
Swinton, Ernest Dunlop, Sir, 1868-1951
Languages
English (169)
French (1)
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