Alchemist of War

Alchemist of War : The Life of Basil Liddell-Hart

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Basil Liddell Hart was a rare bird: military writer, creative artist, journalist, propagandist, controversialist, archivist, adviser, exemplar, thrower of stones and a leading authority on fashion. This is his biography.show more

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  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 156 x 230 x 30mm | 598.75g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Weidenfeld & Nicolson History
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 8pp b&w photographs
  • 0753808730
  • 9780753808733

About Alex Danchev

John Keegan in his review of ALCHEMIST OF WAR in The Spectator described Danchev as "one of the two most brilliant people [he] taught at Sandhurst". He is currently Professor of Politics at the University of Nottingham. In addition to editing the Alanbrooke WAR DIARIES he is the author of an acclaimed life of Basil Liddell hart, ALCHEMIST OF WAR.show more

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