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On the psychology of miltary incompetence

Author: Norman F Dixon
Publisher: London : Pimlico, 1994.
Series: Pimlico (Series), 116.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This unique and penetrating book surveys 100 years of military inefficiency from the Crimean War, through the Boer conflict, to the disasterous campaigns of the First World War and the calamities of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman F Dixon
ISBN: 0712658890 9780712658898
OCLC Number: 29796561
Notes: Originally published: London : Cape, 1976.
Description: 447 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Pimlico (Series), 116.
Responsibility: Norman Dixon ; with a foreword by Brigadier Shelford Bidwell.

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"Shocking and provocative" * New Society * "An absorbing, perceptive and often very funny study in human frailty... Stimulating and almost invariably provocative" -- Lord Chalfont * Listener * "An Read more...

 
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