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Crowley, Patrick - Loyal to Empire: The Life of General Sir Charles Monro, 1860-1929 - 9780750965996 - V9780750965996
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Loyal to Empire: The Life of General Sir Charles Monro, 1860-1929

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Description for Loyal to Empire: The Life of General Sir Charles Monro, 1860-1929 Hardcover. Num Pages: 352 pages, 80 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; BGH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 242 x 27. Weight in Grams: 896.
Winston Churchill did not describe General Sir Charles Monro in the most glowing terms. Referring to Monro's brave decision to recommend a withdrawal from the Gallipoli disaster, Churchill said: `He came, he saw, he capitulated.' Monro was one of a handful of senior officers selected to command a division with the British Expeditionary Force in 1914 and also led a corps on the Western Front as the war progressed. After Gallipoli he was instrumental in supporting the war effort from India as commander-in-chief and was directly involved in the aftermath of the Amritsar massacre ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
The History Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
Number of Pages
352
Place of Publication
Stroud, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780750965996
SKU
V9780750965996
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99-5

About Crowley, Patrick
Patrick Crowleyis a historian of and battlefield tour guide. He recently retired after 34 years service in the Queen s Regiment, Princess of Wales s Royal Regiment and staff appointments. He has served in England, Northern Ireland, Belize, Gibralatar, Zimbabwe, and Iraq (where he was awarded the American Meritorious Service Medal). He is currently Deputy Colonel of the Princess of ... Read more

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