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The Resource History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945, Walter Goerlitz ; translated by Brian Battershaw ; introduction by Walter Millis

History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945, Walter Goerlitz ; translated by Brian Battershaw ; introduction by Walter Millis

Label
History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945
Title
History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945
Statement of responsibility
Walter Goerlitz ; translated by Brian Battershaw ; introduction by Walter Millis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
The German General Staff traces its origins to the armies of Frederick the Great. The Germany Staff lead a formidable and ruthless army with great expertise and military professionalism. The German Army served as a model to other nations wanting to strengthen their arms in a changing world of politics and technology
Member of
Cataloging source
TSB
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1913-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Görlitz, Walter
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Germany
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Germany
  • Germany
Label
History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945, Walter Goerlitz ; translated by Brian Battershaw ; introduction by Walter Millis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Der Deutsche Generalstab
  • "A Westview encore edition."
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Praeger, 1953
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginning -- The fathers : Scharnhorst and Gneisenau, the era of idealism -- The philosopher of war : the General Staff in the age of Clausewitz -- The man of silence : Helmuth von Moltke -- Preventative war or coup d'?tat : Waldersee -- The master plan : Schlieffen -- War without general : the younger Moltke and Falkenhayn, 1906-1916 -- The silent dictatorship : Hindenburg and Ludendorff, 1916-1918 -- The sphinx : Seeckt and the "Truppenamt" -- The king maker : Kurt von Schleicher, Hammerstein-Equord -- The uneasy partnership : Ludwig von Beck, Reichenau -- The struggle against war : Fritsch, Bloomberg, Brauchitsch -- Hitler triumphant -- The beginning of the captivity -- The revolt -- G?tterd?mmerung
Control code
12858204
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 508 pages
Isbn
9780813301952
Lccn
85050932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)863273
Label
History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945, Walter Goerlitz ; translated by Brian Battershaw ; introduction by Walter Millis
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Der Deutsche Generalstab
  • "A Westview encore edition."
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Praeger, 1953
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginning -- The fathers : Scharnhorst and Gneisenau, the era of idealism -- The philosopher of war : the General Staff in the age of Clausewitz -- The man of silence : Helmuth von Moltke -- Preventative war or coup d'?tat : Waldersee -- The master plan : Schlieffen -- War without general : the younger Moltke and Falkenhayn, 1906-1916 -- The silent dictatorship : Hindenburg and Ludendorff, 1916-1918 -- The sphinx : Seeckt and the "Truppenamt" -- The king maker : Kurt von Schleicher, Hammerstein-Equord -- The uneasy partnership : Ludwig von Beck, Reichenau -- The struggle against war : Fritsch, Bloomberg, Brauchitsch -- Hitler triumphant -- The beginning of the captivity -- The revolt -- G?tterd?mmerung
Control code
12858204
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 508 pages
Isbn
9780813301952
Lccn
85050932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)863273

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