6 edition of life of Sir John French found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Harold F.B. Wheeler ...|
|Series||Men of the moment series,, no. 3|
|LC Classifications||DA68.32.F7 W5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p. incl. front. (port.) illus.|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||15016422|
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Richard Holmes' well-written and often fascinating biography, "The Little Field Marshal", is the life of Sir John French, once one of Britain's foremost soldiers but now largely forgotten. French had the misfortune to be the first commander of the British Expeditionary Force in the difficult opening year of the First World War, a role that /5.
Get this from a library. The little Field Marshal: a life of Sir John French. [Richard Holmes] life of Sir John French book This comprehensive biography of Field Marshal Richard Holmes is a rich portrait of a man who was at the heart of some of the most important military events of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Field Marshall Sir John French was Commander-in-Chief of the BEF from Sir John was a very good cavalry commander in the Boer War and in the period before WW1 played a /5.
Get this from a library. The life of Field-Marshal Sir John French, First Earl of Ypres. [Gerald French; Edmund Henry Hyman Allenby, Viscount Allenby of Felixtowe.
Field Marshal John Denton Pinkstone French, 1st Earl of Ypres KP, GCB, OM, GCVO, KCMG, ADC, PC (28 September 22 May ), known as The Viscount French between andwas an Anglo-Irish officer in the British Army.
He distinguished himself commanding the. Our London Antiquarian Book Fair in June has also been cancelled but will return in May SEE OUR NEW VIRTUAL FAIR ON 29TH APRIL. Back. The Life of Field-Marshal Sir John French First Earl of Ypres. Book Description. First edition. Illustrations.
8vo. approx. 9 1/2ins. X 6 1/2ins. Author French, Major the Hon. Gerald. Date item 7 The Little Field Marshal: A Life of Sir John French by Richard Holmes 7 - The Little Field Marshal: A Life of Sir John French by Richard Holmes.
$ By Sir John Lubbock Small hardback book 4 1/4“ x 6“ in very good condition. Inscribed as a Christmas gift. The Life of George, Lord Anson: Admiral of the Fleet, Vice-admiral of Great Britain, and First Lord Commissioner of the Admiralty, Previous To, and During, the Seven Years' War Sir John Barrow J.
Murray, - Admirals - pages. Sir John French. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images In December Field Marshal Sir John French was removed as British commander-in-chief after a series of military : Ronan Mcgreevy. London: Cassell, Card covers.
pp + plates. Index. Fine copy. Sir John commanded the British army in France Haig hated him, Churchill loved him, and some of the ladies did too as he was quite the womanizer. The life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French: with a preliminary view of the French Revolution.
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The book originated in French about –57 and was soon translated into many languages, an English version appearing about The narrator Mandeville identifies himself as a knight of St. Albans. John Locke FRS (/ l ɒ k /; 29 August – 28 October ) was an English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers and commonly known as the "Father of Liberalism".
Considered one of the first of the British empiricists, following the tradition of Sir Francis Bacon, he is equally important to social contract ion: Christ Church, Oxford. Sir John Moore is perhaps best remembered by the poem by Charles Wolfe, the first line of which provides the title for this book.
And yet it largely the result of his efforts that the British Light Infantry was introduced. He was also the first to hold the view that encouragement rather than flogging would [ ].
Sir John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, 1st Earl of Waterford, 7th Baron Talbot, KG (c. – 17 July ), known as "Old Talbot", was an English nobleman and a noted military commander during the Hundred Years' was the most renowned in England and most feared in France of the English captains in the last stages of the titles: 1st Earl of Waterford, 7th Baron Talbot.
Sir John Norreys and the Elizabethan Military World is the first biography of Elizabeth I's most trusted soldier. It chronicles Norreys's life between andexamining how Norreys built on his family's personal friendship with Elizabeth to navigate the treacherous waters of the court and rise to prominence as a warrior and diplomat.
The book incorporates English, Irish, Belgian, Dutch. Book Description Table of Contents Book Description This is the first book to tell the story of on eof the most contentious figures in Victorian and Edwardian politics: that of the independent-minded and exceptionally able Conservative politician, Sir John Eldon Gorst.
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LITTLE FIELD-MARSHAL, SIR JOHN FRENCH By Richard Holmes - Hardcover **Mint Condition**.Scholars originally believed that Sir John Mandeville was an English knight who had traveled extensively throughout his life and in his old age settled in England to write an account of his jpurneys.This book is an attempt to present the chief events in the last campaign of Sir John Moore.
Enough of Sir John Moore's life, and of life in England, France, and Spain to explain those events has been included. In several instances, perhaps important instances, accounts of events as given here differ from what may be found elsewhere.