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by Ronald LEWIN
Author: Ronald LEWIN
Publisher: Pan; New Ed edition (1978)
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SLIM: The Standard Bearer Paperback – April 21, 2009. The book does a nice job, on the one hand, describing his "comeback" in Burma. However, the book is not very well written and there is a paucity of maps to help the reader make sense of his campaigns.
SLIM: The Standard Bearer Paperback – April 21, 2009. by. Ronald Lewin (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. And, sometimes, the text becomes confusing with its enumeration of units and oddities like a discussion of General Wingate;s death-followed by many pages about the tense relations between him and Slim.
Willim J. Slim was a somewhat unlikely major figure in World War II. He came from a less than grand background, his father being unsuccessful in his business career. As a result, Slim went into the British military. In World War I, he survived the ghastly Gallipoli campaign and then served in what is now Iraq. After that, service in the Indian Army.
Slim, the Standard Bearer : A Biography of Field-Marshall the Viscount Slim. All of this, and many who read about World War II have never heard of hi. lim was born the son of an unsuccessful businessman from Birmingham. His father sold wholesale hardware, and went bankrupt when Slim was in his teens, prompting the young man to look for a job that would afford him a paycheck for little outlay.
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Slim: The Standardbearer. Ronald Lewin (1914-1984) was field artillery officer with the Eighth Army. He made a successful post-war career in the upper echelons of the BBC before leaving to devote himself to military history. He is the author of several books on World War II including Rommel as Military Commander, Churchill as Warlord and Hitler’s Mistakes. Endeavour Press is the UK's leading independent digital publisher.
Fast download ebook Slim: The Standardbearer for PC - Free Books Online. Download free "Slim: The Standardbearer, A Biography of Field-Marshal the Viscount Slim (Wordsworth Military Library)," by Ronald Lewin EPUB, MOBI, PDF, TXT, Kindle. Book description: Publisher: Combined Publishing. Date: September 1999. Identifiers: ISBN 10: 184022214X ISBN 13: 9781840222142. This book describes the following items
Lewin did not begin writing books until the age of 54. He wrote nine books during his lifetime and was . Slim, the standardbearer: a biography of Field-Marshal the Viscount Slim, KG, GCB, GCMG, GCVO, GBE, DSO, MC (1976), ISBN 9780850522181.
Lewin did not begin writing books until the age of 54. He wrote nine books during his lifetime and was working on a one-volume history of World War II at the time of his death . The life and death of the Afrika Korps (1977)
Slim, the standardbearer. a biography of Field-Marshal the Viscount Slim, KG, GCB, GCMG, GCVO, GBE, DSO, MC. by Ronald Lewin.
Slim, the standardbearer. Published 1976 by Archon Books in Hamden, Conn.