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In the process, the innovative and energetic son born in of a close-knit Prussian family elevated himself to eminence by developing a military concept in peacetime and bringing it to fruition during war.
Anatomy of a Battle. Kenneth Macksey provides a study of the policy-makers and tank strategists, the technical and tactical development, as well as presenting the story of the tank on the battlefield’the split-second decisions, the battle-weary crews, and the endless mud in this fascinating and detailed account of tank warfare.
He drove himself hard, and his chiefs of staff sometimes had difficulty in keeping track of him or his kennerh. Amongst many other books, Macksey wrote two volumes of alternate historyone, entitled Invasiondealt with a successful invasion of England by Germany in and the other describing a NATO — Warsaw Pact clash in the late s.
Panzer Divisionthe mailed fist. Scott Brackett rated it liked it Mar 02, Although keneth a military book was a departure from my normal approach I’m pretty inexperienced with military books so this approach to World War II was a new angle for me. Chad rated it liked it Apr 24, Kenneh master strategist of the Second World War.
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Aragornluke rated it liked it Jul 10, Please try your request again later. Kenneth John Macksey MC 1 July — 30 November was a British author and historian who specialized in military history and military biographyparticularly of the Second World War.
The Penguin encyclopedia of weapons and military technology: Most widely held works by Kenneth Macksey. The strategy he unleashed created two new terms in the military lexicon—panzer and blitzkrieg. Amongst many other books, Macksey wrote two volumes of keenneth history, one, entitled Invasion, dealt with a successful invasion of England by Germany in and the other describing a NATO—Warsaw Pact clash in the late s.
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The latter book was done under contract to the Canadian Forces and focuses on the Canadian role in such a conflict. The Penguin encyclopedia of modern warfare: High to Low Avg. Besides fashioning a comprehensive and intimate portrait of macisey outstanding officer, Macksey throws considerable light on German military leadership, strategy and tactics in World War II, and on the crucial campaigns in Poland, France and Russia.
This is a probing and literate examination of a brilliant maverick in search of ideals, a general who had the ability to turn inspiration into reality. Martin rated it really liked it Jul 13, Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.
He pushed his men hard, but they knew where they stood with him, Macksey says. Ian Bennett rated it liked it Apr 08, Only 2 left in stock ,enneth on the way. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I don’t think the evidence supports that conclusion. Despite his uncompromising attitude and a tendency toward tactlessness and acid humor, Guderian was a man of exceptional intellectual integrity and honesty.
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Kenneth Macksey reveals Guderian as a brilliant rebel in search of ideals, and a general whose personality, genius, and achievements mavksey those — Revealing biography of a famous German general — Information from the extensive Guderian family archivesA master of strategy and tactics, Guderian was the officer most responsible for creating blitzkrieg in World War II.
Only 3 left in stock more on the way. Carlos Torquia rated it liked it Dec 22, Available for download now. The Penguin encyclopedia of modern warfare: Guderian, creator of the blitzkrieg by Kenneth Macksey Book 6 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide Heinz Guderian was known as the kdnneth general. No trivia or quizzes yet. Only 1 left in stock more on the way. Wilson rated it it was ok Mar 02, Why the Germans Lose at War: Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.
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