The Generalship Of Alexander The Great by J.f.c. FullerThe Generalship Of Alexander The Great by J.f.c. Fuller

The Generalship Of Alexander The Great

byJ.f.c. Fuller

Paperback | February 5, 2004

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In a brief and meteoric life (356-323 BC) the greatest of all conquerors redirected the course of world history. Alexander the Great accomplished this feat with a small army-no more than 40,000 men-and a constellation of bold, revolutionary ideas about the conduct of war and the nature of government. In a style both clear and witty, Fuller imparts the many sides to Alexander's genius and the full extent of his empire, stretching from India to Egypt.
Major General J.F.C. Fuller (1878-1966) was one of the most important and original military thinkers of this century. He served as lieutenant in the Boer War, organized the first British tank corps in World War I, and developed the strategy and tactics of tank warfare which were later put to such effective use by the Nazis for their Wo...
Title:The Generalship Of Alexander The GreatFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.75 inPublished:February 5, 2004Publisher:Da Capo PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0306813300

ISBN - 13:9780306813306

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from What makes him truly great An incredible breakdown of what made Alexander truly great. A good read and quite easy to comprehend the military strategies whether you have knowledge of them or not. After completing this I have a new found respect for Alexander.
Date published: 2016-11-25

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"Of all general fuller's brilliant books, this is his masterpiece."