THE SWORD BEARERS Studies in Supreme Command In the First World War

By: Barnett Correlli

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A fascinating portrait of four national commanders in chief whose careers span 1914-1918. von Moltke, designated to carry out the Schlieffen plan to defeat France within six weeks, Jellicoe who commanded the Grand Fleet at Jutland, Petain who saved the French armies from collapse durint the mutinies of 1917 and Ludendorff who commanded the final ill fated German offensive in the West in 1918. The central theme of Correlli Barnett's book is the decisive effect of individual human character on history.

Title: THE SWORD BEARERS Studies in Supreme Command In the First World War

Author Name: Barnett Correlli

Categories: - POLITICAL BIOGRAPHIES/AUTOBIOGRAPHIES, - BIOGRAPHIES, AUTOBIOGRAPHIES, - WAR IN EUROPE, - MILITARY BIOGRAPHY/AUTOBIOGRAPHY, - WORLD WAR 1,

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton London: 1986

ISBN Number: 0340399546

ISBN Number 13: 9780340399545

Binding: Card Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Heavy Book Over 500gms

Size: 24 Cm

Seller ID: 2012495

Keywords: World War 1, First World War, Correlli Barnett, ,