Whether touching on the pain and suffering of war or the power and glory of battle, these quotes make exhilarating reading and provide an illuminating insight into the turbulent history of warfare and the lives and deeds of great warriors. Lawrence, Saladin, Zhukov, Eisenhower and many, many more - sit side by side as a result of their participation in battle and the profession of arms across the ages. Envoi rapide et soigné depuis la Grande-Bretagne. The Daily Telegraph Dictionary of Military Quotations is a huge compilation of martial observations and metaphors which casts light not only upon the carnage and sheer brutality of war, but also upon the unique comradeship and exhilaration that arises from battle. The editor does indicate, however, incidences where more than a single quote appears on a page. At best I have been able to find a string of quotations which merely circle the ineffable idea I seek to express.
Used items may contain, highlighting, writing, and other previous signs of use. Will include the dust jacket if it had one. On soldiers: 'I don't know what effect these men will have on the enemy, but, by God, they frighten me. There were several tid bits of information and reminders of our noble profession of arms. On deception: 'Though fraud in other activities be detestable, in the management of war it is laudable and glorious.
Used - Acceptable, Usually ships in 4-5 business days, International shipment available. Tsouras includes quotes from the dawn of history, the sack of Ur, in 2000 B. Used - Very Good, Expédition sous 1 à 2 jours ouvrés, The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Livraison prévue entre 10-15 jours ouvrables, excellent service à la clientèle 7 jours sur 7 33. On famous last words: 'I tell you Wellington is a bad general, the English are bad soldiers; we will settle the matter by lunchtime. Lawrence, Saladin, Zhukov, Eisenhower and many more - sit side by side.
By reading them, they can change your outlook on a situation. It was indispensable to me. All matching new books shown Used books: 1 - 50 of 67 Bookseller Notes Price 1. The Abbot had been asked by the military commander of the crusade, one Simon of Montfort, Earl of Leicester, how best to deal with the heretics. A used item that may have some cosmetic wear i.
They are also great to use to inspire and motivate others when you are giving a speech. Diverse personalities - Napoleon, Machiavelli, Ataturk, 'Che' Guevara, Rommel, Julius Caesar, Wellington, Xenophon, Crazy Horse, Wallenstein, T. Please give between 2-5 week for delivery. Americans and other world leaders have given us wise and witty military appreciation quotes since long before was officially designated in 1999. Napoleon Series Reviews: Greenhill Dictionary of Military Quotations Greenhill Dictionary of Military Quotations Tsouras, Peter G. Tsouras, is well known to readers of military history from such books as Disaster At D-Day, Gettysburg: An Alternate History and The Great Patriotic War.
The new and remarkable book is: The Greenhill Dictionary of Military Quotations Edited by Peter Tsouras Great figures from history - Napoleon, Machiavelli, Ataturk, 'Che' Guevara, Rommel, Julius Caesar, Wellington, Xenophon, Crazy Horse, Wallenstein, T. They also make you anxious to read the authors and look for more. It's about taking on a fair share of the burden of keeping America going. Used - Good, Normalmente se envía en el plazo de 6-10 días laborable, Buy with confidence. Used - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, Book is in excellent overall condition. Used - Good, Usually ships within 6 - 10 business days, Buy with confidence. These quotes help us put into words our feelings about our troops and what their service means to our nation.
Lawrence, Saladin, Zhukov, Eisenhower and many more - sit side by side. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. Used - Very Good, Versandfertig in 1 - 2 Werktagen, The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. The comparatively taciturn Wellington by contrast has fewer than a hundred, Blucher a mere four and Archduke Charles only three. Finding aids include a table of contents listing all the topics included in the book and four useful indexes.
Every review must include a few quibbles and this one will be no exception. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. Used - Very Good, Normalmente se despacha en 24 horas, The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Please provide complete recipient name, as it's mandatory for Canada Customs. They may motivate, inspire and instil confidence in a person. Will include the dust jacket if it had one.