Hastings to Culloden: battles of Britain

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Sutton, 1996 - History - 294 pages
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A survey of all major battles fought on British soil since the Norman Conquest, written by two leading military historians. The text is based on contemporary and eye-witness accounts and is illustrated. Available for the first time in paperback, with a new preface and updated bibliography.

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Contents

The Strategic Geography of Britain i
1
The Battle of Lewes 14 May 1264
27
The Battle of Evesham 4 August 1265
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Peter Young was born in 1915. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant in WWII, and saw extensive action with the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire regiment. He saw post-war service in the Arab Legion, and in 1959 became a reader of military history at the Royal Military Academy. He published and edited numerous books on military history before his death in 1988.

John Adair is widely acknowledged as one of the most significant influences on management and leadership development in the world. He studied history at Cambridge University and holds higher degrees from the Universities of Oxford and London. He became the world's first Professor of Leadership Studies at the University of Surrey and is internationally known as a consultant. He is the author of many respected books on management and leadership.

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