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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
British Officer : Leading the Army from 1660 to the present.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2014
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|ISBN:||9781317864448 1317864441 9781317864431 1317864433 1317864425 9781317864424 9781315834290 1315834294|
|Description:||1 online resource (350 pages)|
|Contents:||Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction --
The history of a profession; 2 The officer in the Restoration Army; 3 The officer in the armies of the later Stuarts; 4 The officers of the Georgian Army to 1793; 5 The officer in the era of Wellington; 6 The officer from Waterloo to the Crimea; 7 The Crimea and the Indian Mutiny; 8 The Victorian Army officer; 9 The Edwardian Army officer; 10 The Regular officer, 1914-18; 11 The Regular officer between the two World Wars; 12 The officer, 1940-45. 13 The officer in the first post-war years14 From Aden to Belfast and Basra; 15 British officers of Imperial regiments; 16 The officers of the Support Services; 17 Conclusion; Appendix 1 Address given by Lieutenant-Colonel Tim Collins to his battalion of the Royal Irish Regiment on the day before the opening of the 2003 Iraq war; Appendix 2 The maintenance of tradition in the British Army of 2004-05; Appendix 3 Income, pay and expenditure; Appendix 4 Officers Training Corps; Index.
"Clayton's book is a useful starting point for any student of the British army and its leaders." - Keith Surridge, Independent Scholar