- Author:David G. Chandler
- Publisher:Univ of North Carolina Pr; First Edition edition (July 1, 1991)
- Pages:288 pages
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Read by David G. Chandler. David G. Chandler was a British historian whose study focused on the Napoleonic era. As a young man he served briefly in the army, reaching the rank of captain, and in later life he taught at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst.
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Are you sure you want to remove Great Battles of the British Army from your list? Great Battles of the British Army. Written in English. Military History, Great Britain, Great Britain. Army, Sandhurst Royal Military Academy, History.
Traces Britain's military heritage, describing 16 major battles, including Blenheim, Waterloo, Somme, Ypres, Alamein, Salerno, Normandy and Arnhem.
The houses at Sandhurst - called "companies" - are named after famous British Battles and these actions are described in this major work by some outstanding military veterans and top historians. The 16 battles include Blenheim, Waterloo, Somme, Ypres, Alamein, Salerno, Normandy and Arnhem. The authors include Lord Carver, General Sir John Hackett, General Sir Anthony Farrar-Hockley and others including members of the Sandhurst War Studies Department. Artists whose work is included are David Shepherd, Frank Wootton and Terence Cuneo
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He is President Emeritus of the British Commission for Military History, and a former Vice-President of the Commission Internationale d'Histoire Militaire. He is secretary of the Army Records Society.
As a young man he served briefly in the army, reaching the rank of captain, and in later life he taught at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. Oxford University awarded him the D. Litt. General de Gaulle wrote to Chandler in French declaring that he had surpassed every other writer about the Emperor's military career.
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David G. Chandler, Ian Frederick William Beckett . From the Napoleonic Wars to the battle of the Falklands, from the pike and musket to the Challenger tank, The Oxford History of the British Army brings to life the far-reaching history of this long-lived institution. This definitive one-volume reference provides a wealth of historical detail as it takes readers on a lively journey through the annals of the British Army. Comprehensive and authoritative, The Oxford History of the British Army will fascinate military history buffs as well as anyone seeking a broader understanding of British or modern world history.