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French, John Denton Pinkstone Earl of Ypres 1852-1925

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Works: 120 works in 365 publications in 4 languages and 3,107 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Sources  Personal narratives‡vTurkish 
Roles: Author, Speaker
Classifications: D544, 940.94
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1914 by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

39 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For a memoir of World War I, Sir John French's book 1914: The Early Campaigns of the Great War, does a fairly good job of recounting the facts, however skewed they may be. French, whose full name and titles are quite daunting, was Field Marshal John Denton Pinkstone French, 1st Earl of Ypres KP, GCB, OM, GCVO, KCMG, ADC, PC (1852 - 1925). He was Commader-in-Chief of the BEF (British Expeditionary Forces) against the Germain advances through Continental Europe. French, who was stubborn and hotheaded, ordered maneuvers which weren't the best course of action, for which he was eventually switche
The Germans and the small nations : an interview with Lord French by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

6 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John French's despatches; official records by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

36 editions published between 1910 and 1917 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battles of the Marne and Aisne by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

6 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some war diaries, addresses, and correspondence of Field Marshal the Right Honble, the Earl of Ypres by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

8 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The despatches of Lord French: Mons, the Marne, the Aisne, Flanders, Neuve Chapelle, the second battle of Ypres, Loos, Hohenzollern redoubt, and a complete list of the officers and men mentioned by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

11 editions published between 1917 and 2001 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John French had been appointed Chief of the Imperial General Staff (CIGS) in March 1912 and was promoted Field Marshal in June 1913. Following the Curragh incident in March 1914 he was forced to resign, nevertheless when war broke out he was given command of the BEF; he was nearly sixty-two years of age. Critics have argued that French's military experience, ability, acumen and temperament showed he was unfitted for such a command. Certainly his moods swung like a pendulum from over-opti
The despatches of Sir John French by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

20 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalry, a popular edition of "Cavalry in war and peace", by General Friedrich von Bernhardi, with a preface by Field-marshal Sir J.D.P. French by Friedrich von Bernhardi( Book )

5 editions published between 1910 and 1914 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle of the rivers by Edmund Dane( Book )

3 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalry in action in the wars of the future by P.S( Book )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report by General Sir John French, G.C.B., G.C.V.O., K.C.M.G., inspector-general of the Imperial forces, upon his inspection of the Canadian military forces by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

8 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mons and the retreat by George Stuart Gordon( Book )

5 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rapport du Général Sir John French, G.C.B., G.C.O.V., C.C.M.G., Inspecteur général des troupes impériales, sur son inspection des troupes canadiennes by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

5 editions published in 1911 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The retreat from Mons by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... The defence of Plevna, 1877, written by one who took part in it by Frederick William von Herbert( Book )

8 editions published between 1911 and 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guerre de 1914; l'oeuvre de l'armée britannique; quatre rapports du maréchal Sir John French ... (21 août-29 novembre) by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

5 editions published between 1914 and 1927 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despatches ... to Field-Marshal Lord Kitchener by John Denton Pinkstone French( Book )

4 editions published between 1915 and 1917 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Jorrocks and other characters from the works of Robert Surtees by Gerald French( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kitchener-French dispute, a last word by Gerald French( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The despatches of Lord French: Mons, the Marne, the Aisne, Flanders, Neuve Chapelle, the second battle of Ypres, Loos, Hohenzollern redoubt, and a complete list of the officers and men mentioned
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