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Churchill and the generals

an account of the events upon which the BBC-Le Vien TV play by Ian Curteis "Churchill and the generals" was based

by Barrie Pitt

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Published by Sidgwick & Jackson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history,
    • Generals -- Great Britain,
    • Generals -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Barrie Pitt ; editorial consultant, Jack Le Vien.
      ContributionsLe Vien, Jack., Curteis, Ian, 1935-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD750 .P54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3848709M
      ISBN 100283987448
      LC Control Number81166197

      Mike Lepine, Churchill and the Generals, Danann Publishing, , pages, £/$ ISBN Churchill and the Generals is a quick and excellent read for those looking for a concise primer on the unique leadership dynamics embodied by Churchill and the generals whom he led. Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. CHURCHILL AND GENERALS By Barrie Pitt - Hardcover **Mint Condition**.

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An "admirable book" --The Churchill Project, 1/11/ " Churchill and the Generals"  is a quick and excellent read for those looking for a concise primer on the unique leadership dynamics embodied by Churchill and the generals whom he led."August /5(2). This book vividly brings alive the dramatic situation facing Europe and the Allies after the loss of Dunkirk.

Churchill and his generals—Alexander, Brooke, Wavell and Montgomery—were faced with many disasters that required courageous decisions in order to pursue their aim of victory/5(2).

Churchill and his generals - Alexander, Brooke, Wavell and Montgomery - were faced with many disasters that required courageous decisions in order to pursue their aim of victory. This is the inside story of the situations they faced, the decisions they made and the outcome of those choices/5(2).

Churchill and the Generals book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. David Reynolds, author of In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War "A very fine and compelling work by a seasoned scholar and superior to John Keegan’s Churchill’s Generals.

It’s a pleasure to read."—Cited by: 4. A limited edition hardcover book exploring Churchill's relationships with his generals This is the incredible story of the darkest days of World War II when Winston Churchill and his generalsMontgomery, Alexander, Wavell, and Brookewere facing catastrophe on every front.

They suffered defeat at Dunkirk and survived the Battle of Britain/5. An authoritative look at the men who helped Churchill win World War II--a companion volume to Hitler's Generals.

Beginning with an essay that examines Churchill's rise and strategic cast of thought, the book goes on to provide an intimate portait of each general/5. Basic, very basic, essays on 20 of Churchill's Generals from World War Two.

Some of the generals don't even get their own essays, as there is only 17 chapters. And when I say basic, what we get is a bio of their life, explaining their family background, education, and /5(21).

John Keegan has assembled a cast of seventeen generals whose reputations were made (and some of them broken) by Churchill and the Second World War. Churchill's reputation as prime minister during the Second World War fluctuated according to the successes and failures of his generals/5(3).

Endnotes and a bibliography would have enhanced this book’s value to readers, Churchill and the Generals is an admirable book. It presents the life story of each of the generals and discusses most of their interaction with the Prime Minister. Churchill and His Generals is the most comprehensive analysis of this wartime relationship, an account of institutional transformation under extreme stress that balances Churchill's own self-serving memoirs.4/5.

Overview This book vividly brings alive the dramatic situation facing Europe and the Allies after the loss of Dunkirk. Churchill and his generals - Alexander, Brooke, Wavell and Montgomery - were faced with many disasters that required courageous decisions in order to pursue their aim of :   " Churchill and the Generals"  is a quick and excellent read for those looking for a concise primer on the unique leadership dynamics embodied by Churchill and the generals whom he led." —, August Author: Mike Lepine.

""Churchill and the Generals""is a quick and excellent read for those looking for a concise primer on the unique leadership dynamics embodied by Churchill and the generals whom he led."August "5/5(2).

Churchill and His Generals is the most comprehensive analysis of this wartime relationship, an account of institutional transformation under extreme stress that balances Churchill's own self-serving memoirs.

It clearly demonstrates that what political leaders demand from their armies is less important than what those armies are designed to do Brand: University Press of Kansas.

Original release Churchill and the Generals is a BBC television drama concerning the relationship between Winston Churchill and generals of the Allied forces, set in the Cabinet Office and War Rooms between and It was written by Ian Curteis (with Peter Young as military advisor).Directed by: Alan Gibson.

This book vividly brings alive the dramatic situation facing Europe and the Allies after the loss of Dunkirk. Churchill and his generals - Alexander, Brooke, Wavell and Montgomery - were faced with many disasters that required courageous decisions in orde.

ANALYSIS/OPINION: CHURCHILL AND THE GENERALS: By Mike Lepine. Danann Books/Trafalgar Square, $55, pages, illustrated. Summary: "This is the incredible story of the darkest days of World War II when Winston Churchill and his generals -- Montgomery, Alexander, Wavell, and Brooke -- were facing catastrophe on every front.

They suffered defeat at Dunkirk and survived the Battle of Britain. This book vividly brings alive the dramatic situation facing Europe and the Allies after the loss of Dunkirk.

Churchill and his generals - Alexander, Brooke, Wavell and Montgomery - were faced with many disasters that required courageous decisions in order to pursue their aim of : £. Buy Churchill's Generals (Cassell Military Paperbacks) New Ed by John Keegan OBE (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(10).Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Churchill and the generals by Barrie Pitt,Bantam Books edition, in English - Specially illustrated edition. Churchill and the generals ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: About The Generals. A New York Times bestseller! An epic history of the decline of American military leadership—from the bestselling author of Fiasco and Churchill and Orwell.

While history has been kind to the American generals of World War II—Marshall, Eisenhower, Patton, and Bradley—it has been less kind to the generals of the wars that followed, such as Koster, Franks, Sanchez, and.