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Orde Wingate Trevor Royle

Orde Wingate By Trevor Royle

Orde Wingate by Trevor Royle


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Summary

This controversial biography of Orde Wingate is based upon previously unpublished sources, including those of the Special Operations Executive which Wingate joined in 1940. It traces Wingate's development as a soldier and guerilla leader and shows how his strict upbringing affected his career.

Orde Wingate Summary

Orde Wingate: Irregular Officer by Trevor Royle

This controversial biography is based on previously unseen sources, including those of the Special Operations Executive which Wingate joined in 1940. It traces his development as a soldier and guerrilla leader in Palestine and Europe, and shows his strcit religious upbringing had a lasting effect on his military career.

About Trevor Royle

Trevor Royle is a broadcaster and author specialising in the history of war and empire with a score of books to his credit. His most recent book, Civil War: The Wars of the Three Kingdoms 1638-1660 (Little, Brown), is a revisionist history of the English Civil War and has received excellent reviews. He is also the author of Crimea: The Great Crimean War 1854-1856 and a highly praised biography of the controversial Chindit leader Major-General Orde Wingate. As a journalist he is an associate editor of the Sunday Herald and is also a regular commentator on defence matters and international affairs for the BBC. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Additional information

GOR002666806
9780753802229
0753802228
Orde Wingate: Irregular Officer by Trevor Royle
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Orion Publishing Co
19980810
368
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