The Battle for France & Flanders

Sixty Years On
Author(s): Brian Bond
Original Publish Date: Oct 25, 2001
Product Number: EB00804697
Released: Feb 04, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781473812192
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books
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The Fall of France in 1940 has been well chronicled but numerous misconceptions remain.This fascinating and thought-provoking collection of essays on wide-ranging issues covering the politics and fighting on land, sea and in the air will be greatly welcomed by academics and military history enthusiasts.Topics covered include the preparations of the BEF, the failure of allied counter attacks, the air war, the Royal Navys's role in the campaign, the influence of the Battle on British military doctrine and the repercussions from the British, French and German angles.

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