Quest for Decisive Victory: From Stalemate to Blitzkrieg in Europe,1899-1940

Quest for Decisive Victory: From Stalemate to Blitzkrieg in Europe,1899-1940

by Robert M. Citino
     
 

ISBN-10: 0700611762

ISBN-13: 9780700611768

Pub. Date: 06/28/2002

Publisher: University Press of Kansas

"An excellent and important contribution to our understanding of twentieth-century Western warfare. Citino's narrative skill and insightful analysis of military battles, operations, and campaigns are especially strong. . . . Should have broad appeal."—James S. Corum, author of The Roots of Blitzkrieg and The Luftwaffe

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"An excellent and important contribution to our understanding of twentieth-century Western warfare. Citino's narrative skill and insightful analysis of military battles, operations, and campaigns are especially strong. . . . Should have broad appeal."—James S. Corum, author of The Roots of Blitzkrieg and The Luftwaffe

"Citino's provocative work—with its broad-spectrum coverage and unique time frame—makes a strong case for a continuity of thought and action from the turn of the century to 1940. . . . A fine work from a master scholar."—Dennis E. Showalter, author of Tannenberg: Clash of Empires

Author Biography: Robert M. Citino is professor of European history at Eastern Michigan University. Among his other books are The Path of Blitzkrieg: Doctrine and Training in the German Army, 1920–1939 and Armored Forces: A History and Sourcebook.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700611768
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Publication date:
06/28/2002
Series:
Modern War Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
372
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.48(h) x 1.33(d)

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