Arrogant Armies: Great Military Disasters and the Generals Behind Them.

By: Perry, James.

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1st ed. 314p. Illustrations. General Edward Braddock and the French and Indian War (1745-1763). British and French Generals and Their Disastrous Efforts to Restore Slavery to Haiti (1791-1804). General Charles MacCarthy and the First Ashanti War (1824). Major General William George Keith Elphinstone and the First Afghan War (1839-1842). Major General Charles "Chinese" Gordon and the Fall of Khartoum (1884-1885). Major General William R. Shafter and the Spanish-American War (1898). Major General Charles Vere Ferrers Townshend and the Mesopotamian Campaign in World War I (1915-1916). Conclusion: American Mini-Disaster in Somalia (1993). Jacket priced. In mylar. Fine/Fine Copy

Title: Arrogant Armies: Great Military Disasters and the Generals Behind Them.

Author: Perry, James.

Categories: GENERAL MILITARY, List 84, List 87,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Wiley, 1996.: 1996

ISBN: 0471119768

ISBN 13: 9780471119760

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 84-802