The Face Of Battle: A Study of Agincourt, Waterloo and the Somme

By John Keegan

Military historian John Keegan’s groundbreaking analysis of combat and warfareThe Face of Battle is military history from the battlefield: a look at the direct experience of individuals at the “point of maximum danger.” Without the myth-making elements of rhetoric and xenophobia, and breaking away from the stylized format of battle descriptions, Jo…

Published date: January 1, 1983
Type: Books
Genre: History

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