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Churchill's generals

Author: John Keegan
Publisher: London : Cassell Military, 2005.
Series: Cassell military paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Keegan has assembled a cast of seventeen generals whose reputations were made (and some of them broken) by Churchill and the Second World War.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Keegan
ISBN: 0304367125 9780304367122
OCLC Number: 57574556
Notes: Originally published: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1991.
Description: xiii, 368 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction / John Keegan --
Ironside / Brian Bond --
Gort / Brain Bond --
Dill / Alex Danchev --
Wavell / Ian Beckett --
Alanbrooke / David Fraser --
Alexander / Brain Holden Reid --
Auchinleck / Philip Warner --
Montgomery / Michael Carver --
Wilson / Michael Dewar --
O'Connor / Barrie Pitt --
Cunningham, Ritchie and Leese / Michael Craster --
Horrocks / Alan Shepperd --
Hobart / Kenneth Macksey --
Percival / Keith Simpson --
Wingate / John W. Gordon --
Slim / Duncan Anderson --
Carton De Wiart and Spears / G.D. Sheffield.
Series Title: Cassell military paperbacks.
Responsibility: edited by John Keegan.

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Military history doesn't get much better than this. A real gem for aficionados. * SCOTTISH LEGION NEWS *

 
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