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D compares their military talents and personalities in battle Monty and Rommel explores how each general was raised to power by their war leaders Churchill and Hitler and how the innovative military strategy and thought of both permeate down to today's armies While I am not a big fan of the parallel lives theme I have found the detailed accounts of the WWI experiences to be uite informativeOverall this book was much better than I expected Lots of chapters on the WW2 experiences There is a chapter for each general on the post war impact on their legends which includes movie reviews Even the less than historical Rat Patrol TV series is mentionedI am a fan of the British General Dempsey and there are some nice tidbits about him Twisted personalities in battle Monty and Rommel explores how each general was raised to The Exploration of the Male Anatomy power by their war leaders Churchill and Hitler and how the innovative military strategy and thought of both Transforming Multilateral Diplomacy: The Inside Story of the Sustainable Development Goals permeate down to today's armies While I am not a big fan of the All Night Long (Nannies, parallel lives theme I have found the detailed accounts of the WWI experiences to be uite informativeOverall this book was much better than I expected Lots of chapters on the WW2 experiences There is a chapter for each general on the Bronze Age Mindset post war impact on their legends which includes movie reviews Even the less than historical Rat Patrol TV series is mentionedI am a fan of the British General Dempsey and there are some nice tidbits about him

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They fought a series of extraordinary battles across several theaters of war that established them as two of the greatest generals of their age Born four years apart their lives were remarkably similar from their shared provincial upbringings to each nearly d Anything about Generals Montgomery and Rommel is bound to be of great interest they were contemporaries and were in the same battle areas for most of their lives The Western Desert was the apogee of both of them as leaders of the armies fighting against each other from Alamein to Tunis and together against their greatest enemy the desert The political environment of each was very different but both regarded themselves beyond mere politics and primarily leaders of men at warThe detail of this is fascinating and is well covered by the author He keeps everything in seuence and enables the reader to contrast and compare the two lives as they progress At first this feels a little artificial as they never met but it becomes relevant as soon as they were directly opposing each otherThe totality of each story is well known especially by students of WW2 but I think there is extra mileage in Caddick Williams experienced approach The Line provincial upbringings to each nearly d Anything about Generals Montgomery and Rommel is bound to be of great interest they were contemporaries and were in the same battle areas for most of their lives The Western Desert was the apogee of both of them as leaders of the armies fighting against each other from Alamein to Tunis and together against their greatest enemy the desert The Your Naughty Playmate 3 - Cuckolding Fantasy political environment of each was very different but both regarded themselves beyond mere Haute Chinese Cuisine from the Kitchen of Wakiya politics and Twisted primarily leaders of men at warThe detail of this is fascinating and is well covered by the author He keeps everything in seuence and enables the reader to contrast and compare the two lives as they The Exploration of the Male Anatomy progress At first this feels a little artificial as they never met but it becomes relevant as soon as they were directly opposing each otherThe totality of each story is well known especially by students of WW2 but I think there is extra mileage in Caddick Williams experienced approach

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Ying in but emerging from the first World War with glowing war records They would begin to fight each other as divisional commanders in 1940 and as they came to prominence first in North Africa then at the Normandy D Day allied invasionCaddick Adams tracks an I do want to be too harsh on this book It is very well researched and the author goes out of the way to include as many points of view as possible But I was reading for entertainment and I found the book got bogged down in details unimportant to me This book would be better suited to a student or historian with a passion for the subject than someone with a casual interest in the topic The Exploration of the Male Anatomy prominence first in North Africa then at the Normandy D Day allied invasionCaddick Adams tracks an I do want to be too harsh on this book It is very well researched and the author goes out of the way to include as many Transforming Multilateral Diplomacy: The Inside Story of the Sustainable Development Goals points of view as All Night Long (Nannies, possible But I was reading for entertainment and I found the book got bogged down in details unimportant to me This book would be better suited to a student or historian with a Bronze Age Mindset passion for the subject than someone with a casual interest in the topic

  • Hardcover
  • 480
  • Monty and Rommel
  • Peter Caddick-Adams
  • English
  • 21 June 2019
  • 9781590207253

About the Author: Peter Caddick-Adams

Peter Caddick Adams is a lecturer in military history and current defense issues at the UK Defence Academy He is the author of Monte Cassino Ten Armies in Hell and Monty and Rommel Parallel Lives He holds the rank of major in the British Territorial Army and has served with US forces in Bosnia Ira and Afghanistan



10 thoughts on “Monty and Rommel

  1. says:

    Monty the prick Rommel the putz would be the way to summarize this bookToo many Brits probably still overrate Monty as a commander I worried about that when I grokked through the book and saw Caddick Adams referenc

  2. says:

    Anything about Generals Montgomery and Rommel is bound to be of great interest they were contemporaries and were in the same battle areas for most of their lives The Western Desert was the apogee of both of them as leaders of the arm

  3. says:

    The lives of two WWII military leaders are compared in this bookA few parts of this book were riveting but the writing was too dense and the narrative was confusing in places In terms of the central claim that the

  4. says:

    I loved this book Very impressed by the detailed research and general knowledge that would be to reuired to write a book with this insight Books by military historians can be uite dry but this one was completely engrossing through the stories of both men's experiences of WWI the invasion of France by Germany in 1940 the war in th

  5. says:

    I do want to be too harsh on this book It is very well researched and the author goes out of the way to include as many points of view as possible But I was reading for entertainment and I found the book got bogged down in details unimportant to me This book would be better suited to a student or historian with a passion for the subject than someone with a casual interest in the topic

  6. says:

    The book was well researched but too in depth for a casual reader It's perfect for a student or historian who wants all the facts But

  7. says:

    I really enjoyed this book Monty and Rommel are two of the most interesting generals of the Second World War Their lives paralleled each other in many ways This was a fascinating account of their military careers arranges so we see wh

  8. says:

    Fascinating insight into the 2 characters and they're evolution through 2 wars Though I was initially interested in what happened during WWII their progression during WWI was nevertheless fascinating particularly as you see the natu

  9. says:

    While I am not a big fan of the parallel lives theme I have found the detailed accounts of the WWI experiences to be uite informativeOverall this book was much better than I expected Lots of chapters on the WW2 experiences There is a chapter f

  10. says:

    An utterly brilliant work The massive uantity of detail and the skilled adroit synthesis is breath taking I doubt we will ever again see a historian with this depth of shear knowledge regarding the two protagonists and th

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