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by Field Marshal Sir Michael CARVER

  • ISBN: 0297770845
  • Category: Engineering
  • Author: Field Marshal Sir Michael CARVER
  • Subcategory: Engineering
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson; First Edition edition (1976)
  • Pages: 624 pages
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The book includes some lesser-known figures like John Monash, the brilliant Australian-Jewish WWI general, and .

The book includes some lesser-known figures like John Monash, the brilliant Australian-Jewish WWI general, and Carl Spaatz, the diffident US air corps chief. However, even relatively trite or skimpy articles-which unfortunately include most of the US commanders of WW II as well as Alexander and Petain-provide a curriculum vitae that is useful and often throught-provoking, and, particularly in the case of WWI, offer cross-perspectives on the course of war and policy.

In THE WAR LORDS, Field Marshal Lord Carver has assembled an engrossing series of short, detailed biographies of forty-three of the dominant military commanders of the twentieth century century, American, British, German and French: Field-Marshal the Earl Alexander, . Allenby, Claude Auchinleck, Field-Marshal Sir, Omar N. Bradley, General of the Army, Andrew Browne Cunningham, Admiral of the Fleet. the Viscount, Karl Doenitz, Admiral, Hugh . Dowding, Air Chief Marshal, Dwight D. Eisenhower, General of the Army, Ferdinand Foch, Bernard Freyberg, Lieutenant-General Lord, Heinz Guderian,.

In The War Lords, Field Marshal Lord Carver has assembled an engrossing series of short, detailed biographies of. .

In The War Lords, Field Marshal Lord Carver has assembled an engrossing series of short, detailed biographies of forty-three of the dominant military commanders of the twentieth century; century; American, British, German and French. This is a collection of brief ons of major military figures of the Twentieth Century, written primarily by people who worked with them.

Carver, Michael, 1915-2001. Military biography, Military history, Modern. Boston : Little, Brown. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. org on December 7, 2010. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata).

Field Marshal Lord Carver served in Italy in 1943 as a 28-year old lieutenant colonel in command of the 1st Royal Tank Regiment. He held important command and staff appointments as Chief of General Staff and, as Field Marshal in 1973, Chief of the Defence Staff

Field Marshal Lord Carver served in Italy in 1943 as a 28-year old lieutenant colonel in command of the 1st Royal Tank Regiment. He held important command and staff appointments as Chief of General Staff and, as Field Marshal in 1973, Chief of the Defence Staff. Lord Carver died in 2002.

Supreme Commander in Chief selected the entire pleiad of military leaders of the new type . German forces of Field Marshal von Kyukhler had suffered huge losses.

Supreme Commander in Chief selected the entire pleiad of military leaders of the new type who had already borne the burden of the war with Germany and its allies: . American military historian Martin Cayden says: Zhukov was the commander of commanders in the war of mass armies of the twentieth century. He paid the Germans more losses than any other warlord. He was a miracle-Marshal.

Field Marshal Richard Michael Power Carver, Baron Carver, GCB, CBE, DSO & Bar, MC (24 April 1915 – 9 December 2001) was a senior British Army officer. Lord Carver served as the Chief of the General Staff (CGS), the professional head of the British Army, and then as the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), the professional head of the British Armed Forces

In THE WAR LORDS, Field Marshal Lord Carver has assembled an engrossing series of short, detailed biographies of forty-three of the dominant military commanders of the twentieth century century, American, British, German and French: Field-Marshal the Earl Alexander, . Eisenhower, General of the Army, Ferdinand Foch, Bernard Freyberg, Lieutenant-General Lord,.

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