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Schlieffen, Alfred Graf von 1833-1913

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Works: 178 works in 470 publications in 4 languages and 5,608 library holdings
Genres: Military history  History  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives‡vGerman  Biography  Maps 
Roles: Author, Creator, Dedicatee, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, win
Classifications: U102, 355
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Cannae by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

29 editions published between 1913 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grev Alfred von Schlieffen (1833-1913), preussisk Feltmarskal med deltagelse i krigene 1866 og 1870-71 - fra 1884 leder af Generalstabens militærhistoriske arbejder - fra 1891-1906 Generalstabschef - "Schlieffenplanen"
Alfred von Schlieffen's military writings by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over 80 years since his death, Generalfeldmarschall Alfred Graf von Schlieffen remains one of Imperial Germany's most intriguing figures. During his 15 years as Chief of the General Staff, Schlieffen left his stamp not just on the Kaiserheer, but also on the Reischswehr and the Wehrmacht. Although he never wrote a comprehensive work of theory, Schlieffen's ideas have inspired countless books and articles - many of which argue that his military theories brought ruin to Germany and the rest of Europe in the First World War. Few other personalities from Wilhelmine Germany have provoked as much ink, or as much acrimony, as Alfred von Schlieffen." "This important new book makes some of Schlieffen's more important texts available to an English-speaking audience for the first time. Robert Foley provides translations of Schlieffen's staff rides and other publications, as well as some rarely seen selections from the archives. Each selection is fully annotated, putting the document into context for the modern reader. The texts reproduced here include 'On War of Today', 'Cannae', 'Million-Man Armies' and 'Schlieffen's Last Kriegsspiel'. The book also includes a section of contemporary photographs. This book will be indispensable reading for all serious students of German military history and the First World War and will also appeal to the informed general reader."--Jacket
Gesammelte Schriften by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

11 editions published in 1913 in German and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

6 editions published between 1913 and 1978 in German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Schriften by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

11 editions published in 1913 in German and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dienstschriften des Chefs des Generalstabes der Armee Generalfeldmarschalls Graf von Schlieffen by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

6 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in German and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friedrich der Grosse by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

9 editions published between 1912 and 1927 in German and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friedrich der Grosse by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

14 editions published in 1912 in German and English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Værk om Frederik 2. den Store 1912 i anledning af 200-året for dennes fødsel af A. von Schlieffen. Værket haves i 1. tryk som tillægshæfte til 9. årgang 1912 af "Viertelsjahrshefte für Troppenführung und Heereskunde" udgivet af den tyske "Grossen Generalstabe". Et særtryk udkom samme år - 2. oplag 1927 af dette særtryk med forord af general Hans von Seeckt (1866-1936) haves som ex. 2
On war by Carl von Clausewitz( Book )

13 editions published between 1814 and 1918 in German and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On War is the most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy. Since the work's first appearance in 1832, it has been read throughout the world, and has stimulated generations of soldiers, statesmen, and intellectuals. The most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy, Carl von Clausewitz's book stands as one of the world's great classic works on the subject
Von Scharnhorst zu Schlieffen, 1806-1906; hundert jahre preussisch-deutscher generalstab, auf veranlassung des Reichswehrministeriums bearbeitet von aktiven und ehemaligen offizieren des reichsheeres und zusammengestellt by Friedrich Ernst Eduard Arnold von Cochenhausen( Book )

3 editions published in 1933 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Søgeord: Scharnhorst ; Gneisenau ; Clausewitz ; Grolman ; Müffling ; Krauseneck ; Reyher ; Moltke ; Waldersee ; Schlieffen
Gneisenau by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cannae; mit einer Auswahl von Aussäken und Reden des Feldmarschalls sowie einer Einführung und Lebensbeschreibung by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graf Schlieffen und der weltkrieg by Wolfgang Foerster( Book )

2 editions published between 1925 and 1929 in German and French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trebindsværk om Schlieffen-planen fra tiden før den første Verdenskrig 1914-1918 og om hvordan det tyske felttog faktisk blev udført. Flerbindsværket der også imdeholder kort blev udgivet på forlaget Mittler & Sohn i Berlin 1921. Bd. 1 handler om felttoget i tiden frem til Marneslaget 1914, bd. 2 om østoffensiven 1915 i Galizien og Rusland og med betragtninger over feltherren Falkenhayn's føring og endelig 3. bind om den tyske feltherre Ludendorff og om den langvarige krig i Frankrig
Briefe. by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

6 editions published in 1958 in German and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dienstschriften des Chefs des Generalstabes der Armee Generalfeldmarschalls Graf von Schlieffen by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

4 editions published in 1937 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Grossen Generalstabsreisen - Ost - aus den Jahren 1891-1905 by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

2 editions published in 1938 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die taktisch-strategischen Aufgaben aus den Jahren 1891-1905 by Alfred Schlieffen( Book )

3 editions published between 1927 and 1937 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... Vom kriege; hinterlassenes werk by Carl von Clausewitz( Book )

7 editions published between 1905 and 1937 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der feldzug 1812 in Russland und die befreiungskriege von 1813-15 by Carl von Clausewitz( Book )

5 editions published in 1906 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begivenhederne beskrevne i dette bd. er for en stor del selvoplevede - det russiske felttog 1812, første del af den tyske friheds- eller befrielseskrig indtil våbenstilstanden 4/6 1813 og slagene ved Gross-Görschen og Bautzen - her springes frem til første del af 1814 og Napoleons sidste forgæves kampe mod overmagten indtil slutningen af marts 1814. Fra det oprindelige bd. 8 om felttoget i Belgien 1815, hvor Clausewitz selv deltog ved Wavre
Geist der spekulativen Philosophie by Dietrich Tiedemann( Book )

1 edition published in 1793 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alfred von Schlieffen's military writings
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The dogma of the battle of annihilation : the theories of Clausewitz and Schlieffen and their impact on the German conduct of two world wars
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阿尔弗雷德·冯·施里芬

Languages
German (175)

English (60)

French (11)

Russian (2)