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Chapman, Guy

Overview
Works: 79 works in 311 publications in 2 languages and 8,249 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Military history  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Personal narratives  Anecdotes  Biography  Fiction  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Collaborator, Correspondent
Classifications: DC354, 820.903
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Guy Chapman
Publications by Guy Chapman
Publications by Guy Chapman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Guy Chapman
 
Most widely held works by Guy Chapman
The Victorians and after, 1830-1914 by Edith C Batho( Book )
24 editions published between 1938 and 1962 in English and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
The Dreyfus case, a reassessment by Guy Chapman( Book )
19 editions published between 1955 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 908 libraries worldwide
A reassessment, emphasizing the motivation of the two opposing sides
The Dreyfus trials by Guy Chapman( Book )
19 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 844 libraries worldwide
Index. Bibliography: p. 275-276
The Third Republic of France; the first phase 1871-1894 by Guy Chapman( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
A passionate prodigality : fragments of autobiography by Guy Chapman( Book )
9 editions published between 1933 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Why France fell; the defeat of the French Army in 1940 by Guy Chapman( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Beckford by Guy Chapman( Book )
35 editions published between 1937 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Vain glory: a miscellany of the Great War 1914-1918 by Guy Chapman( Book )
14 editions published between 1937 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 libraries worldwide
The travel-diaries of William Beckford of Fonthill by William Beckford( Book )
13 editions published between 1928 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Why France collapsed by Guy Chapman( Book )
12 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 228 libraries worldwide
The history of the conquest of Gaul, it has been said, would be far more obscure if twenty of Caesar's generals had written commentaries. In June 1940 the armies of France, Great Britain and Belgium succumbed to the onslaught of the German armies in less than six weeks. How this could have come about has hardly been illuminated by the accusations and counter-accusations of prominent French politicians and senior officers. The crossfire of charges is as blinding as a hailstorm. This book is a bold attempt to clarify responsibilities and to answer the question of how an army-not greatly inferior to the enemy's and only ten years before believed to be the strongest in Europe- met such an ignominious defeat. First it tells the story of the reconstitution of the army after 1919 and of the French defence preparations. It shows the chiefs' of staff lack of imagination: how dull were their analyses of the recent war, how blind they were to the outside world, how negligent of such
A bibliography of William Beckford of Fonthill by Guy Chapman( Book )
16 editions published between 1930 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Vathek, with the episodes of Vathek by William Beckford( Book )
6 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
The vision, Liber veritatis by William Beckford( Book )
8 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
A passionate prodigality by Guy Chapman( Book )
3 editions published between 1933 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Culture and survival by Guy Chapman( Book )
5 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Ariane by Claude Anet( Book )
2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Europe at love by Paul Morand( Book )
4 editions published in 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 libraries worldwide
The Third Republic of France by Guy Chapman( Book )
9 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Vain glory: a miscellany of the Great War 1914-1938 by Guy Chapman( Book )
4 editions published between 1937 and 1968 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Excursion à Alcobaça et Batalha by William Beckford( Book )
3 editions published in 1956 in French and English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chapman, Guy Patterson (1889-1972).
Languages
English (219)
French (2)
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