B.H. Liddell Hart

B.H. Liddell Hart
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Date personale
Născut[1][2][3][4] Modificați la Wikidata
Paris, Franța Modificați la Wikidata
Decedat (74 de ani)[1][2][3][4] Modificați la Wikidata
Marlow, Anglia, Regatul Unit Modificați la Wikidata
Căsătorit cu Kathleen Liddell Hart[*][[Kathleen Liddell Hart (wife of Basil Liddell Hart)|​]] ()[5] Modificați la Wikidata
CetățenieFlag of the United Kingdom.svg Regatul Unit Modificați la Wikidata
EtnieBritanici Modificați la Wikidata
istoric militar[*]
scriitor Modificați la Wikidata
Locul desfășurării activitățiiSomme[6] Modificați la Wikidata
Alma mater Corpus Christi College[*][[Corpus Christi College (college of the University of Cambridge)|​]]
St Paul's School[*][[St Paul's School (school in Richmond upon Thames, UK)|​]]
Edgeborough School[*][[Edgeborough School (school in Surrey, UK)|​]]  Modificați la Wikidata
Premii Knight Bachelor[*][[Knight Bachelor (title granted to a man who has been knighted by the British monarch but not inducted as a member of one of the organised orders of chivalry)|​]]

Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart (n. ,[1][2][3][4] Paris, Franța – d. ,[1][2][3][4] Marlow, Anglia, Regatul Unit) cunoscut înainte de a fi făcut lord și cu numele de Căpitanul B. H. Liddell Hart a fost un militar, istoric militar și unul din teoreticienii de seamă a perioadei interbelice. Este creditat că prin teoriile sale a influențat semnificativ dezvoltarea luptelor purtate cu tancuri.[7]

Lucrări: Bibliografie parțialăModificare

  • Scipio Africanus: Greater Than Napoleon (W Blackwood and Sons, London, 1926; Biblio and Tannen, New York, 1976)
  • Great Captains Unveiled (W. Blackwood and Sons, London, 1927; Greenhill, London, 1989)
  • Reputations 10 Years After (Little, Brown, Boston, 1928)
  • The decisive wars of history (1929) (This is the first part of the later: Strategy: the indirect approach)
  • The Real War (1914–1918) (1930), later republished as A History of the World War (1914–1918).
  • Foch, the man of Orleans In two Volumes (1931), Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, England.
  • Sherman: Soldier, Realist, American (Dodd, Mead and Co, New York, 1929; Frederick A. Praeger, New York, 1960)
  • The Ghost of Napoleon (Yale University, New Haven, 1934)
  • The Defence of Britain (Faber and Faber, London, 1939; Greenwood, Westport, 1980)
  • The strategy of indirect approach (1941, reprinted in 1942 under the title: The way to win wars)
  • The way to win wars (1942)
  • Strategy: the indirect approach, third revised edition and further enlarged London: Faber and Faber, 1954
  • The Rommel Papers, (editor), 1953
  • The Tanks - A History of the Royal Tank Regiment and its Predecessors: Volumes I and II (Praeger, New York, 1959)
  • The Memoirs of Captain Liddell Hart: Volumes I and II (Cassell, London, 1965)
  • Why don't we learn from history? (Hawthorn Books, New York, 1971)
  • History of the Second World War (London, Weidenfeld Nicolson, 1970)
  • "Foreword" to Samuel B. Griffith's Sun Tzu: the Art of War (Oxford University Press, London, 1963)
  • The Other Side of the Hill. Germany's Generals. Their Rise and Fall, with their own Account of Military Events 1939-1945, London: Cassel, 1948; enlarged and revised edition, Delhi: Army Publishers, 1965
  • The Revolution in Warfare, London: Faber and Faber, 1946
  • The Current of War, London: Hutchinson, 1941


  1. ^ a b c d Autoritatea BnF, accesat în  
  2. ^ a b c d Sir Basil Liddell Hart, Encyclopædia Britannica Online, accesat în  
  3. ^ a b c d B. H. Liddell Hart, SNAC, accesat în  
  4. ^ a b c d Basil Henry Liddell Hart, Find a Grave, accesat în  
  5. ^ Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, accesat în  
  6. ^ „B.H. Liddell Hart”, Gemeinsame Normdatei, accesat în  
  7. ^ „Files reveal leaked D-Day plans”. BBC News. . 
Bibliografie în limba engleză
  • Bond, Brian, Liddell Hart: A Study of his Military Thought. London: Cassell, 1977)
  • Cambridge Encyclopedia v.68
  • Danchev, Alex, Alchemist of War: The Life of Basil Liddell Hart. London: Nicholson, 1998. ISBN 0-75380-873-0
  • Danchev, Alex, "Liddell Hart and the Indirect Approach", 873-0 Journal of Military History, Vol. 63, No. 2. (1999), pp. 313–337.
  • Mearscheimer, John, Liddell Hart and the Weight of History. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1988. ISBN 080142089X
  • Naveh, Shimon, In Pursuit of Military Excellence; The Evolution of Operational Theory. London: Francass, 1997. ISBN 0-7146-4727-6.

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