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LUDENDORFF (Gen.) My War Memories 1914-1918. 1st Eng. Ed., 2 Vols., xi+401 & xi+392pp., 12 large fldg. & 46 smaller maps in text. Hutchinson. 1919  #56057
[HLMainPic] Important memoirs of the German Chief of Staff, Eastern Front 1914-16; QMG (& effectively C-in-C) 1916-18, architect of the 1918 offensives. Falls gives & a mixed review but awards two stars, stating, inter al, "The story of the man who was virtually Commander-in-Chief of the Armies of Germany & her Alllies, in whose brain was born the plan of the offensives of 1918, & who was into the bargain one of the greatest masters of major tactics & one of the greatest trainers of men the War produced... whatever his countrymen think of him today, we should be foolish to despise the great soldier who so nearly beat us." Orig. blue cloth, gilt, little wear to cloth but VG. See illustration on our website.   £35

     


 

 



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