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Dr William Philpott is Professor of the History of Warfare in the Department of War Studies, King's College London. He is a specialist in the First World War, in particular British strategy and the history of the French army.

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Attrition Fighting the First World War by William Philpott
Attrition Fighting the First World War
William Philpott
It is only long afterwards that we can look back on historical events and gain a perspective that’s not available at the time, thus this new look at the First World War. William Philpott examines the causes, the fighting and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2014

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