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By Brian Bond

ISBN-10: 1107004713

ISBN-13: 9781107004719

ISBN-10: 1107659132

ISBN-13: 9781107659131

Britain's position and function within the international Wars maintains to generate significant debate however the wars are not often thought of jointly. major army historian Brian Bond right here demanding situations the preferred view of the 1st international struggle as catastrophic and futile not like the second one global conflict as a well-conducted and positive ethical campaign. He specializes in the major concerns that have prompted controversy and distortion, to illustrate how those perspectives grew to become deeply rooted in pop culture within the years considering that 1945. those matters diversity from coverage and technique, strive against event, the attritional innovations of naval blockade and strategic bombing to British generalship, and profits and losses within the aftermath of either wars. He additionally considers the educational means of the British military in either global wars. He boldly concludes that during a few vital respects Britain was once extra winning within the First international battle than within the Second.

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