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Slim as a military commander.

Evans, Geoffrey Sir.

Slim as a military commander.

by Evans, Geoffrey Sir.

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Published by Balsford in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slim, William Slim, -- Viscount.

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16836824M

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Geoffrey Evans served under Field-Marshal Lord Slim in Burma and therefore was very well-qualified to write an appraisal of him as a great military commander. The book is clearly written and his description of tactics and strategy is not too complex which is good for an non-military person like myself.5/5(1).

Slim's book is a gem of a military memoir which every student of the art of war and military leadership should have on his shelf. This is a book of reminiscences that covers his career from World War I to just before assuming command in Burma in World War II/5(22). Genre/Form: Military history Erlebnisbericht: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Evans, Geoffrey Charles, Sir, Slim as military commander.

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Slim as military commander. [Geoffrey Evans, Sir] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search William Joseph Slim Slim, Viscount: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Evans, Sir. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations, maps, portraits.

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Defeat Into Victory is his classic account of the Burma campaign: a story of retreat, attrition and final hard-fought victory over the s: In the desert, one of the war's most brilliant commanders was blooming - Commander Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel.

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Slim then took over XV Corps of the Eastern Army in the Arakan in April The campaign was a disaster, partly because General Noel Irwin, the Eastern Army’s commander, sidelined Slim. The subsequent fall-out led to Irwin’s dismissal and Slim’s appointment as commander of Fourteenth Army.

Slim regularly inspected small units — if less than 95% of soldiers were taking their daily doses, he sacked the commander. After three such incidents, the rest of. Slim as military commander. [Sydney]: Angus and Robertson.

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The book also serves as a book reference guide for learning about military history, leadership, and command.As commander of the 10th Indian Brigade, Slim took part in the conquest of Abyssinia () where he was again wounded. Promoted to major-general in Junehe led 10th Indian Division during the Iraq expedition, the Syria-Lebanon campaign, and the invasion of Iran.