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Book:Secrets of leadership : thirty centuries of command / John Laffin.:[2004, 1966]:New ed. Book Secrets of leadership : thirty centuries of command / John Laffin.
Secrets of leadership : thirty centuries of command / John Laffin.
Author: Laffin, John
Associated Name: Laffin, John.
Publication year: [2004, 1966]
Language: English
Call Number UB210 .L12 2004
Media class: Book
Edition: New ed.
Publisher: [Stroud] : Sutton
ISBN: 0750934603
Notes:
Previous ed. published as: Links of leadership. London : Harrap, 1966.
Extent: viii, 280 p. ; 20 cm.
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The hunger for glory -- Gideon started it -- The moral element and mobility -- Unorthodoxy at Marathon -- Claudius Nero's march to the Metaurus -- Teutoburger Wald, the first German battle of annihilation -- Command from 378 (Adrianople) to 732 (Tours) -- Charlemagne; Genghiz Khan and Sabutai; Edward III, Crecy -- The age of innovation -- Cromwell; the ironsides; the Battle of Naseby -- Turenne; Marlborough;Eugene; Charles XII -- Frederick and his system; the Battles of Rossbach and Leuthen -- War in three continents -- Napoleon, product of history -- Austerlitz, a lesson in the art of war -- Prussian collapse and Prussian reform -- Clausewitz, high priest of war; Wellington -- The Battle of Solferino, 1859 -- Ten tempestuous years -- The not-so-great war -- The Germans apply history : the prelude to Alamein -- Montgomery and Rommel : a return to the 'personality' general -- Alamein, a battle won, a pursuit lost; Napoleon-Montgomery -- Full circle and the future.

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