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Author Krause, Jonathan.
Title Early trench tactics in the French Army [electronic resource] : the second Battle of Artois, May-June 1915 / Jonathan Krause.
Publication Info. Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Historiography and sources -- GQG and the changing doctrine of trench warfare -- Writing a doctrine for trench warfare -- The artillery annex -- Orchestrating the break-in -- GQG as agent of liaison and arbiter of strategy -- Artillery -- The guns of August -- Pre-war doctrine -- Baptême de feu and the early trench battles -- The artillery revolution -- Manifest disarray (9-11 May) -- A tale of two divisions: introduction -- Plans and preparation -- From second Ypres to second Artois -- The first phase -- like marching in open terrain -- A tale of two divisions, Part i -- La Division Barbot -- 34e Division d'Infanterie -- Comparison159 -- Grignotage (12 May-12 June) -- The second phase -- fighting for a base de départ -- Partial offensives: 77e DI after 11 Nay -- Back to basics: 34e DI -- The second general offensive, 13-18 June -- The build-up to 16 June -- Phase three -- the second general offensive -- A tale of two divisions, Part II -- The attack on Chantecler -- In memory of Barbot: 77e DI's attack on Souchez -- A tale of two divisions: summary -- Conclusion: the impact of second Artois -- Appendix i.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- France -- Artois -- Trench warfare.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France -- Artois.
France. Armée. Division d'infanterie, 34e.
France. Armée. Division d'infanterie, 77e.
Tactics.
Artois (France) -- History, Military.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Added Title Second Battle of Artois, May-June 1915
Related To Original 9781409455004 1409455009 1409455017 (DLC) 2012022048
ISBN 1409455017 (electronic bk.)
9781409455011 (electronic bk.)
9781409455004 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1409455009 (hbk. : alk. paper)
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