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Great commanders of modern times and The campaign of 1815.

by Morris, William O"Connor

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Published by W.H. Allen in London, Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turenne, Henri de La Tour d"Auvergne, vicomte de, 1611-1675,
  • Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722 -- Military leadership,
  • Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786,
  • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Military leadership,
  • Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852,
  • Moltke, Helmuth, Graf von, 1800-1891,
  • Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe campaign of 1815.
    StatementBy William O"Connor Morris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD206.6 .M7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 364 p.
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6967602M
    LC Control Number06011163
    OCLC/WorldCa7018754

    As accessible and informative as it is rigorous and scholarly, The Art of War: Great Commanders of the Modern World is the perfect introduction to its subject for the general reader – but also a stimulating and thought-provoking survey for those with greater knowledge of military history. Let’s move on to your third book. This is With Eagles to Glory: Napoleon and His German Allies in the Campaign by John H. Gill. This is a tremendously detailed military history of the Danube campaign of This was a very important campaign because it knocked the Austrians out of the Napoleonic Wars for the third time.

    Few historians have made their subject more compelling than Paul Johnson. In his Modern Times (recently updated), Johnson eloquently relayed the story of the 20th century—from the s up to the s—with new insights and a keen historical eye untarnished by the leftist ideology that afflicts many of today’s historians. Now, in The Birth of the Modern, Johnson has . Though each episode is stand alone, across the series Corrigan also address broader questions about what makes a great commander, allowing modern parallels to be drawn. Commanders featured are Henry V, the Duke of Marlborough, Admiral Nelson, General Douglas Haig, Oliver Cromwell and the Duke Of Wellington.

    Power –(). War—Past,Present and Futurewill appear later this year. John Bourne is Senior Lecturer in Modern History at the University of Birmingham. He is the author of Patronage and Society in Nineteenth Century England(); Britain and the Great War –(). Laid out in chapters that follow the format of an "estimate of the situation," this book doesn't simply recount the facts or attempt to provide a definitive history - other books do that - rather it offers a narrative of the campaign that illustrates a logical decision-making process as formulated in modern times.


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