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The Mask of Command free pdf A wide-ranging, forceful, and fascinating analysis of generals - who they are, what they do, and how they affect the world we live in. Its central argument is that, like warfare itself, generalship is a cultural activity, providing a key to understanding a particular place or era, as much as it is an exercise in power or military skill. Other books by the same author include: "The Face Of Battle", "Who's Who In Military History" and "The Nature of War".

About John Keegan

Sir John Desmond Patrick Keegan (1934 2012), was one of the most distinguished contemporary military historians and was for many years the senior lecturer at Sandhurst (the British Royal Military Academy) and the defense editor of the "Daily Telegraph" (London). Keegan was the author of numerous books including "The Face of Battle," "The Mask of Command," "The Price of Admiralty," " Six Armies in Normandy," and "The Second World War," and was a fellow at the Royal Society of Literature."

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Author : John Keegan
Publisher : Penguin Books Ltd
Data Published : 27 October 1988
ISBN : 0140114068
EAN : 9780140114065
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 384 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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