British Butchers and Bunglers of World War 1 by John Laffin
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British Butchers and Bunglers of World War 1
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British Butchers and Bunglers of World War 1

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British Butchers and Bunglers of World War 1 by John Laffin

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An analysis of the British generals' leadership during World War I. For too long, John Laffin maintains, the military reputation of the generals has not been examined critically enough, and he asks how those responsible for such catastrophic defeats were able to retain their commands.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780750934350
ISBN-10: 0750934352
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 127mm x 10mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Publish Date: 24-Jul-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - John Laffin

John Laffin, a veteran writer on war, wrote over 70 books on most aspects of military history. He is a well-known and respected author, and wrote many books for us.

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