war between the generals

by David John Cawdell Irving

Publisher: Congdon & Weed, Publisher: distributed by St. Martin"s Press in New York, N.Y

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  • United States.,
  • Great Britain.


  • Eisenhower, Dwight D. 1890-1969.,
  • Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount, 1887-1976.,
  • Allied Forces.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front.,
  • Generals -- United States.,
  • Generals -- Great Britain.

Edition Notes

StatementDavid Irving.
LC ClassificationsD756.3 .I78 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination446 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages446
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3498131M
ISBN 100865530696, 0312929218
LC Control Number82018256

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They were supposed to be fighting the GermansCited by: 7. David Irving recalls something of the history of this book: IT IS over thirty years since I completed The War Between the Generals.I wrote it for Tom Congdon's new publishing house Congdon & Lattes.

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Jan 01,  · In this wonderfully entertaining book, author and military historian David Irving examines World War II in Europe from an entirely different angle.

As Mr. Irving unfolds his story of the war in Europe he shows that there was not just a war between Allied and German soldiers, but also between the Allied generals themselves!/5(5).

Jan 01,  · The War Between the Generals book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Hardback: pagesPublisher: Congdon & Lattes, Inc. (J 4/5(4). As he points out in the prologue to The War Between the Generals, at the conclusion of the war, General Eisenhower tried to place a lid on information relating to the internal conflicts that had raged among the Western Allies.

Though some leaks occurred after the war, it was only after wartime documents were declassified and the heirs of. Get this from a library. The war between the generals. [David John Cawdell Irving] -- This is one of the great untold stories of our time - that of the little band of generals entrusted with a historic task: invading and liberating Nazi-occupied Europe.

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david irving writes: It is nearly thirty years since I completed The War Between the Generals for Tom Congdon (seen above in) and his firm Congdon & Lattès Inc. He was one of Madison Avenue’s most gifted editors. Before this, Tom had also edited my famous biography Rommel () and later my Hermann Göring biography ().

This book tells of five different generals, each who came in and saved a war that was otherwise likely to be lost. Those generals are Themistocles, Belisarius, Sherman, Ridgway (in Korea), and Petraeus (in Iraq).

On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to War between the generals book in War and Society by Dave Grossman. Oct 12,  · Two Generals is a great World War Two book. My only disappointment is that it did not meet expectations. I thought that Two Generals would be more personal and follow the lives of these two men more closely.

Instead, I found it to be much more historical.4/5. The War Between the Generals (Book): Irving, David John Cawdell, Though Irving's revisionist views of World War II were never taken seriously by mainstream historians, he was once recognised for his knowledge of Nazi Germany and his ability to unearth new historical documents.

Oct 18,  · The Generals describes the values, strategic thinking and leadership qualities of military leaders from World War II to the present day and how the widening separation between performance and Author: Thomas E.

Ricks. David John Cawdell Irving (born 24 March ) is an English Holocaust denier[1] and author who has written on the military and political history of World War II, with a focus on Nazi Germany.

His works include The Destruction of Dresden (), Hitler's War (), Churchill's War (), and Goebbels: Mastermind of the Third Reich (). Jan 05,  · Buy The War Between the Generals 1st ed. by David Irving (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11).

History has been kind to the American generals of World War II - Marshall, Eisenhower, Patton, and Bradley - and less kind to the generals of the wars that followed. In The Generals, Thomas E. Ricks sets out to explain why that is. In part it is the story of a widening gulf.

The War between the Generals book page. This is one of the great untold stories of our time - that of the little band of generals entrusted with a historic task: invading Nazi-occupied Europe. Gods and Generals is fantastic. I am in love with this book. I am in love with Generals Lee, Jackson, and Hancock.

Jeff Shaara made every character a real, human person that the reader comes to know.5/5(6). The Book of Revelation describes a war in heaven between angels led by the Archangel Michael against those led by "the dragon", identified as the devil or Satan, who will be defeated and thrown down to the earth.

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Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. An epic history of the decline of American military leadership?from the #1 bestselling author of Fiasco Thomas E. Ricks has made a close study of America's military leaders for three decades, and in The Generals, he chronicles the widening gulf between performance and accountability among the top brass of the U.S.

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Jan 09,  · The War Between the Generals – David Irving. Posted on January 9, the book is basically built around the disagreements between the US and UK over war policy. Since the book only covers the Overlord operation, most of the wrangling over grand strategy has already happened. The War Between the Generals by David Irving $ Inside the high command.

This book is a history of command. It shows how the ambitions and personalities of the men at the top affect the course of a war and the lives of the ordinary mortals in the field.

Condition note: Like new. Books The War Between the Generals: Inside the Allied High Command by David Irving () This book is a history of command. It shows how the ambitions and personalities of the men at the top affect the course of a war and the lives of the ordinary mortals in the field.

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Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Dec 27,  · The top 12 Civil War books ever written One great book for each month ofthe sesquicentennial of the War Between the States. The following lists show the names, substantive ranks, and brevet ranks (if applicable) of all general officers who served in the United States Army during the Civil War, in addition to a small selection of lower-ranked officers who received brevets as general officers; while some 1, officers received or were nominated for brevets as general officers in the course of the war (or immediately.Gods and Generals is a work of historical fiction, written as a prequel to The Killer Angels, a book by the author's father.

That book has the battle of Gettysburg as its centerpiece, and this book covers the war leading up to the second invasion of the north, building up to Gettysburg/5(15).Montgomery got the nod, and held forth until the breakout from the Normandy beachhead.

Thereafter, the disputes between Montgomery, Bradley, and Eisenhower were essentially about which commander should get the bulk of support for his particular scheme to end the war.