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From Boer War to World War - a book by Jones, Spencer

From Boer War to World War

Tactical Reform of the British Army, 1902-1914

From Boer War to World War( )
Author: Jones, Spencer
Series title:Campaigns and Commanders Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of Oklahoma Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $19.95
Book Description:

The British Expeditionary Force at the start of World War I was tiny by the standards of the other belligerent powers. Yet, when deployed to France in 1914, it prevailed against the German army because of its professionalism and tactical skill, strengths developed through hard lessons learned a dozen years earlier. In October 1899, the British went to war against the South African Boer republics of Transvaal and Orange Free State, expecting little resistance. A string of early...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / Great Britain
Technology & Engineering / Military Science
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.76 Inches
Book Weight:1.02 Pounds

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