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by Robert B Asprey
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This book provides an in-depth look into the German high command surrounding World War I. Prior to the war . That said, Ludendorff had plenty of fellow-traveler idiots in both the German military and in Wilhelmm's cabinet. A First, this is a relatively unbiased book. Prior to the war Germany was primed for expanding it’s boundaries through military buildup and propaganda. Since 1905 high ranking German officers were well versed with the Schlieffen Plan that called for a quick offensive thrust west through Belgium and Luxemburg, culminating with the capture France within weeks.
The German High Command . .has been added to your Cart. Yet it was the stumbling victories of Ludendorff and the ineptness of the Russian command and army that led to his promotion to command the Western front. Asprey is very vocal in his criticism of Ludendorff.
I defy anyone to read Asprey's book without coming to the conclusion that Hindenburg and Ludendorff weren't criminally incompetent .
I defy anyone to read Asprey's book without coming to the conclusion that Hindenburg and Ludendorff weren't criminally incompetent, waging aggressive war until they had bled their own country white. The British at least had the excuse that this was the first - indeed only - time in history that their army had to take on the main force of a preeminent land power (see Terraine's writings on this point).
Robert Asprey's other books include War in the Shadows, Semper Fidelis: A History of the Marines in World War II.Il lavoro di ricerca fatto da Asprey e’ accurato e dettagliato
Robert Asprey's other books include War in the Shadows, Semper Fidelis: A History of the Marines in World War II and Frederick the Great: The Magnificent Enigma. Il lavoro di ricerca fatto da Asprey e’ accurato e dettagliato. Gli eventi sono ben descritti con particolari che contribuiscono ad un arricchimento del libro e lo rendono quasi un romanzo. Inoltre i personaggi storici sono descritti anche nella loro sfera personale e cio’ contribuisce a conoscerli meglio nelle loro umane debolezze o nei loro punti di forza. Tuttavia personalmente non sono d’accordo su alcuni punti.
Ask Seller a Question. Bibliographic Details. Title: The German High Command at War. Hindenburg. Publisher: Morrow, New York.
Hindenburg and Ludendorff Conduct World War . The author's unique contribution to the history of World War I follows the careers of these two superbly trained generals to the point where they literally control the destiny of an entire nation. At the head of the Great General Staff, they lead Germany to the pinnacle of victory and the humiliation of final defeat. Ask Seller a Question. Publication Date: 1991.
Author:Asprey, Robert. Both Hindenburg and Ludendorff rejected all overtures for a compromise peace, and in their different ways led their country into total war and ruin. The German High Command At War: Hindenburg and Ludendorff and the First World War. World of Books Australia was founded in 2005. We want your experience with World of Books Australia to be enjoyable and problem free. Robert Asprey's other books include War in the Shadows, Semper Fidelis: A History of the Marines in World War II and Frederick the Great: The Magnificent Enigma.
In World War II, Asprey was a member of the secret Marine Beach Jumper Unit, then joined the 5th Marine Division. The German High Command At War: Hindenburg and Ludendorff and the First World War (1991). Rise of Napoleon Bonaparte (2001)
In World War II, Asprey was a member of the secret Marine Beach Jumper Unit, then joined the 5th Marine Division. In 1949, Asprey received his BA (honors) in English and modern history from the University of Iowa. From 1949 to 1950, he was a Fulbright Scholar at New College, Oxford University. From 1955 to 1957, he studied at the University of Vienna. Rise of Napoleon Bonaparte (2001). UK: The Rise And Fall Of Napoleon, Volume I: The Rise (2000). Reign of Napoleon Bonaparte (2001).
Robert B Asprey was a former US Marine Corps captain, a Fulbright scholar and a veteran writer of military history whose works are highly respected throughout the world. Country of Publication.
First World War (content). ASPREY, ROBERT B. (Author) William Morrow (Publisher). The silent dictatorship the politics of the German High Command under Hindenburg and Ludendorff, 1916-1918. Souvenirs and ephemera. Faoran jao! Yeh tumhare :. Books.
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