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The Mask Of Command

Pub Date : 1988 | Author : John Keegan | Publisher : Penguin Group USA

ISBN 10 : 0140114068
ISBN 13 : 9780140114065

Examines the leadership styles of Alexander the Great, the Duke of Wellington, General Grant, and Adolf Hitler, and explains how each reflected characteristics of his society..

The Mask Of Command

Pub Date : 2011-10-31 | Author : John Keegan | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781446498149
ISBN 13 : 144649814X

The Mask of Command is about generals: who they are, what they do and how they affect the world we live in. Through portraits of four generals - archetypal hero Alexander the Great..

Mask Of Command

Pub Date : 2017-01-12 | Author : Ian Ross | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1784975257
ISBN 13 : 9781784975258

When a treacherous act of murder throws the western provinces into turmoil, Castus is ordered to take command of the military forces on the Rhine. But he soon discovers that the fr..

A History Of Warfare

Pub Date : 1993 | Author : John Keegan | Publisher : Knopf

ISBN 10 : UOM:49015001449157
ISBN 13 :

A look at the place of warfare in civilization probes the meanings, motivations, and methods underlying war, discusses the world's greatest warrior cultures, and follows the progre..

Winston Churchill

Pub Date : 2007-10-30 | Author : John Keegan | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 1440684537
ISBN 13 : 9781440684531

One of the greatest historians writing today gives us a defining portrait of the incomparable Winston Churchill In his landmark biography of Winston Churchill, acclaimed historian ..

Battle At Sea

Pub Date : 2004-03-06 | Author : John Keegan | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781844137374
ISBN 13 : 1844137376

In Battle at Sea, John Keegan applies to maritime warfare the technique that he put to such brilliant effect in his classic of war on land, The Face of Battle. He concentrates on f..