Raising Churchill's Army The British Army and the War Against Germany, 1919-1945
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This is the first serious analysis of the combat capability of the British army in the Second World War. It sweeps away the myth that the army suffered from poor morale, and that it only won its battles through the use of 'brute force' and by reverting to the techniques of the First World War. David French analyses the place of the army in British interwar strategy and during the Second World War. He shows that after 1918 the General Staff tried hard to learn the lessons of theFirst World War, enthusiastically embracing technology as the best way of minimizing future casualties. In the first half of the Second World War the army did suffer from manifold weaknesses, not just in the form of…
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/9/2001
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall