Haig's Generals


By: Ian F W Beckett, Steven J Corvi
Format: Paperback
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781844158928
Published: 19th February 2009
RRP / Print Price: £12.99

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Haig\'s Generals

An in-depth study of Douglas Haig's army commanders on the Western Front during the First World War. Assesses their careers and characters, looks critically at their performance in command and examines their relationship with their subordinates and with Haig himself. Chapters are devoted to Allenby, Byng, Birdwood, Gough, Horne, Monro, Plumer, Rawlinson and Smith-Dorrien. Offers a fascinating insight into the mentality of these men and into their methods as they sought a solution to the problem of war on the Western Front. A fascinating and original contribution to the history of the war in the trenches.



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