Battle Leadership – Kindle edition by Adolf Von Schell. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks . Battle Leadership has ratings and 14 reviews. Robert said: Quick read at only 95 pages even taking notes. Lots of interesting first hand anecdotes as. Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell, is a classic that should be read by all combat leaders. Written between the First and Second World War, Von Schell.
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Lists with This Book. Written between the First and Second World War, Von Schell provides insight on German Army lessons learned that are timeless and applicable to any generation of military professionals. Robyn rated it really liked it Jan 18, Respite with good military wisdom and stories of German Officership in the first World War, Leadwrship Leadership is a practical resource for insight into the effect of war on the human dimension.
Is there a single one of us who can say with certainty how he will react to a given event? Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell.
Nevertheless, as leaders we must have some knowledge of the souls of our soldiers; because the soldier, the living man, is the instrument with which we have to work in war. Lisa rated it it was amazing Sep 20, Battle Leadership by Leadersuip Von Schell, is a classic that should be read by all combat leaders.
Battle Leadership by Von Schell, Adolf
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He emphasizes throughout the fundamental differences between a peacetime training environment and the actual realities of combat. Gibson Hartley rated it really liked it. If you can do leadeeship, then half the battle is already won. Christopher Brennan rated it really liked it May 24, That being said, there a As a combat veteran, I can personally attest to the truth and accuracy in this book. Yet it cannot be learned as one learns mathematics.
Von Schell’s work is a fascinating treatise on leadership under combat conditions. Matt rated it really liked it Apr 01, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Jul 06, Wachlin Hotmail rated it liked it Shelves: Anthony rated it it was amazing Feb 18, Ben rated it it was leaddership Dec 30, Patrick Swan rated it it was amazing Aug 28, Caleb Morris rated it it was amazing Jul 26, It discusses how to handle different personalities, how to prepare your troops sdhell for combat and how to instill confidence in them. Open Preview See a Problem?
Want to Read saving…. Kindle Editionpages. Easy to read –in total it may take around three to four hours. Mar 07, Christopher Brennan rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. Shawn Watts rated it it was amazing Nov 29, A veteran of the First World War, he fought throughout the conflict on all of the fronts from until the Armistice in Open Preview See a Problem? Feb 21, Daniel Dawson rated it liked it.
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Mar 05, Robert rated it really liked it Shelves: To ask other readers questions about Battle Leadershipplease sign up. It contains some succinct and easy to digest anecdotes and resultant analysis that is still somewhat applicable to modern warfare.
Unfortunately we cannot formulate a set of psychological rules; human reactions can bartle be reduced to an exact science. Lots of interesting first hand anecdotes as this German officer drew battld his experiences in the First World War German army to talk small unit command to his classmates in The Infantry School at Fort Benning, Georgia in He does not limit his scope to the leader, he also discusses the needs and challenges for the soldiers themselves.
While the book is short and obviously a product technologically of its period, the tenants presented by this combat leader are universal and timeless and more than worthy of study and reflection. Following the war he was retained in the German military vkn attended the Fort Benning Infantry School course, graduating in the Advanced Class of