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  • Author:
    Lawrence James
  • ISBN:
    0297811525
  • ISBN13:
    978-0297811527
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    Weidenfeld & Nicholson; First Edition edition (May 1, 1994)
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    279 pages
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Imperial Warrior book. James has written several works of popular history about the British Edwin James Lawrence, most commonly known as Lawrence James, is an English historian and writer

Imperial Warrior book. James has written several works of popular history about the British Edwin James Lawrence, most commonly known as Lawrence James, is an English historian and writer. Following a career as a teacher, James became a full-time writer in 1985. Books by Lawrence James.

Field Marshal Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby, GCB, GCMG, GCVO (23 April 1861 – 14 May 1936) was an English soldier and British Imperial Governor.

A cultured man, Allenby recognised and used the talents of .

Field-Marshal Lord Allenby was one of the few British generals in the First World War who won battles. A cavalry officer with an open mind; he made a name for himself in the Boer War and held several senior commands on the Western Front. Here he gained his reputation as 'The Bull', a bad-tempered and volatile martinet. A cultured man, Allenby recognised and used the talents of . Lawrence, but was uncomfortably amused by his subsequent pursuit of celebrity. After the war, Allenby served as High Commissioner in Egypt where he confronted the powerful nationalist movement.

Field-Marshal Lord Allenby was one of the few British generals in the First World War who won battles

Field-Marshal Lord Allenby was one of the few British generals in the First World War who won battles. Here he gained his reputation as ‘The Bull’, a bad-tempered and volatile martinet.

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by. Lawrence James (Author). This really was a truly excellent book by Lawrence James and I was delighted to learn more about . The part of Allenby's life in the army before posting to the middle east was interesting.

book by Lawrence James. Bull Allenby, a cavalryman with a massive frame and ferocious temper, appeared the archetypal World War I general.

Edwin James Lawrence (born 26 May 1943, Bath, England), most commonly known as Lawrence James, is.Imperial Warrior: The Life and Times of Field Marshal Viscount Allenby (1993). The Rise and Fall of the British Empire (1994; revised ed. 1998; illustrated ed.

Edwin James Lawrence (born 26 May 1943, Bath, England), most commonly known as Lawrence James, is an English historian and writer. 1999). Raj: The Making and Unmaking of British India (1997). Warrior Race: A History of the British at War (2001). The Middle Class (2006). Aristocrats: Power, Grace and Decadence – Britain's Great Ruling Classes from 1066 to the Present (2009).

Financial Times Field-Marshal Lord Allenby was one of the few British generals in the First World War who won battles

Financial Times Field-Marshal Lord Allenby was one of the few British generals in the First World War who won battles. Allenby was also frustrated by having to direct offensives planned by Haig which were tantamount to the repeated reinforcement of failure. The most calamitous was at Arras and led to Allenby's removal.