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Leadership and responsibility in the Second World War

essays in honour of Robert Vogel

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, Ithaca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.,
  • Grande-Bretagne.,
  • Grande-Bretagne
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history -- Great Britain,
    • Political leadership -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Command of troops -- History -- 20th century,
    • Guerre mondiale, 1939-1945 -- Aspect politique -- Grande-Bretagne,
    • Leadership politique -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- 20e siècle,
    • Commandement des troupes -- Histoire -- 20e siècle,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1936-1945

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesLeadership and responsibility in the 2nd World War
      Statementedited by Brian P. Farrell.
      ContributionsVogel, Robert., Farrell, Brian P. 1960-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD750 .L37 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 273 p. :
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3433906M
      ISBN 100773526439, 0773527311
      LC Control Number2005273808
      OCLC/WorldCa53793316

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