Inventing the Schlieffen Plan German war planning, 1871-1914

The existence of the Schlieffen Plan has been one of the basic assumptions of 20th-century military history. Terence Zuber challenges this assumption and presents a different picture of German war planning between 1871 and 1914. He concludes that there never really was a Schlieffen Plan

Main Author: Zuber, Terence
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2002, 2002
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Summary:The existence of the Schlieffen Plan has been one of the basic assumptions of 20th-century military history. Terence Zuber challenges this assumption and presents a different picture of German war planning between 1871 and 1914. He concludes that there never really was a Schlieffen Plan
Physical Description:xii, 340 p. maps
ISBN:9780191719554