ARROGANT ARMIES
ebook

ARROGANT ARMIES (ebook)

Editorial:
WILEY
ISBN:
9780470347058
Formato:
Epublication content package
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Partial table of contents:

General Edward Braddock and the French and Indian War (1745-1763).

British and French Generals and Their Disastrous Efforts to Restore Slavery to Haiti (1791-1804).

General Charles MacCarthy and the First Ashanti War (1824).

Major General William George Keith Elphinstone and the First Afghan War (1839-1842).

Major General Charles "Chinese" Gordon and the Fall of Khartoum (1884-1885).

Major General William R. Shafter and the Spanish-American War (1898).

Major General Charles Vere Ferrers Townshend and the Mesopotamian Campaign in World War I (1915-1916).

Conclusion: American Mini-Disaster in Somalia (1993).

Annotated Bibliography.

Index.