The term Battle of Verdun has become synonymous with senseless slaughter This book offers a new perspective on one of the twentieth century s bloodiest battles by examining the development of German military ideas from the end of the Franco German War in 1871 to the First World War Its use of recently released German sources held in the Soviet Union since the Second World War sheds new light on German ideas about attrition before and during the First World War. Free Read Kindle ePUB German Strategy and the Path to Verdun: Erich von Falkenhayn and the Development of Attrition, 1870-1916 by Robert T. Foley – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Dr Robert Foley taught for five years at the Joint Services Command and Staff College He is currently a lecturer in modern European history at the School of History, University of Liverpool.
- 301 pages
- German Strategy and the Path to Verdun: Erich von Falkenhayn and the Development of Attrition, 1870-1916
- Robert T. Foley
- 15 April 2019 Robert T. Foley