7 edition of Great commanders of modern times and The campaign of 1815. found in the catalog.
|Other titles||The campaign of 1815.|
|Statement||By William O"Connor Morris.|
|LC Classifications||D206.6 .M7|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 364 p.|
|Number of Pages||364|
|LC Control Number||06011163|
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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Great commanders of modern times: Preface. Introduction. Turenne. Marlborough. Frederick the Great. Napoleon. Wellington. MoltkeThe campagin of Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Allen, Great commanders of modern times and The campaign of By William O'Connor Morris. Abstract "Reprinted from "Illustrated naval and military magazine."Great commanders of modern times: Preface. Introduction. Turenne. Marlborough. Frederick the Great. : William OConnor Morris.
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With tissue guarded frontispiece of PETER THE GREAT plus a further 30 maps, plans and illustrations. Great Commanders of the Modern World is a sumptuous chronological survey of the 25 greatest commanders of the modern world. Compiled by an distinguished team of historians (including such names as Antonia Fraser, Saul David and Stephen Brumwell) working under the general editorship of Andrew Roberts, Great Commanders of the Modern World is /5(4).
the great commanders: The Great Commanders is an award-winning expert portrait of six men. Their military genius indisputably changed the course of world history. But despite being one of Napoleon's seven great commanders, the French commander appeared to consider the next commander even better.
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Interesting capsule ( pages) of description about notable military commanders from the renaissance to the end of the US Civil war. Provides a useful overview without going into too much depth. For those that desire it, there is a further reading list at the end of the book/5(5). The Waterloo campaign I found this a highly readable and very informative and useful book, which offered well-defined analyses of each of the separate campaigns and allows the reader to digest each portion, before moving on to build up a picture of Napoleon’s overall military campaigns.
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Three of the seven were not only great commanders but also sovereign rulers. It is probably axiomatic that any great commander is also politically astute, at least within the military institution that produced him.
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