LIVESEY, ANTHONY; HACKETT, GENERAL SIR JOHN (FOREWORD); MOORE, MAJOR-GENERAL SIR JEREMY MOORE (INTRODUCTION).
Title Battles Of The Great Commanders.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition.
Edition First Edition (Unstated).
Publisher Michael Joseph, London: 1987.
0718128591 / 9780718128593
Seller ID 31013X1
Twenty famous victories, won by some of the most outstanding field commanders in history, are dramatically portrayed in this unique book. Selected because of their vital contribution to the development of battlefield tactics, the commanders in this book span more than two thousand years of warfare, from Alexander the Great's triumph at Gaugamela in 331 BC to Moshe Dayan's successful Sinai Campaign of 1956. Highly illustrated. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: War, Battles, Alexander the Great, Moshe Dayan, Israel, Gaugamela, Anthony Livesy, Sir John Hackett, Sir Jeremy Moore, Generals, Scipio Africanus, Genghis Khan, Gonzalo de Cordoba, Gustavus Adolphus, Turenne, Marlborough, Frederick the Great, George Washington, Napoleon, Wellington, Robert E. Lee, Allenby, Tomoyuki Yamashita, Erwin Rommel, Erich von Manstein, William Slim, Douglas MacArthur).