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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Jared rated it it was amazing Aug 09, Really interesting analysis of the German Army in WW1 from a line officer.
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Mar 05, Robert rated it really liked it Shelves: This is unusual book to me and enjoyed reading it.
Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell. Yet it cannot be learned as one learns mathematics. The Dep Dant gave this to me after a football game Written between the First and Second World War, Von Schell provides insight on German Army lessons learned that leaderwhip timeless and applicable to any generation of military professionals.
Battle Leadership by Von Schell, Adolf
If you can do this, then half the battle is already won. Yet, how shall we speak about the souls of others, when we do not even know our own? This book is a great study on how to develop people and organizational cultures to take initiative.
svhell A book to be re-read multiple times as experience in the military increases. Is there a single one of us who can say with certainty how he will react to a given event?
It contains some succinct and easy to digest anecdotes and resultant analysis that is still somewhat applicable to modern warfare. No trivia or quizzes yet. Stephen Thomas rated it it was amazing Jan 26, That being said, there are timeless pieces of knowledge that anyone interested in vo troops into combat should know.
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Steven Huynh rated it really liked it Aug 02, Von Schell closes his lectures with an interesting discussion of the role vom the Lewdership Army following the end of the war; its own challenges and rebirth, how it strove to meet the demands of the Versailles Treaty while concurrently being called upon by the German government to deal with the civil disturbances that convulsed the Nation and external invasions from Poland.
No doubt it’s insights will continue to prove valuable on any battlefield of the future.
Recommended for batlte NCO and junior officers, particularly those in combat corps. The analysis done by the Author on the Psychology of soldiers and officers during the first world war can be applied to any sort of leadership to some extend. Anthony rated it it was amazing Feb 18, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
One of the areas that he places great deal of attention upon is the need to ensure that new soldiers are liberally intermixed with older veterans to both teach and steady them.
Lists with This Book. If one sche,l interested in the more human side of war, especially in regards to leadership, it’s certainly scell a read. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. He does not limit his scope to the leader, he also discusses the needs and challenges for the soldiers themselves.
Lists with This Book. He also discusses the limitations that fighting places on one’s ability to communicate and direct.
Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell
Sep 05, Jim rated leaderhip did not like it. Refresh and try again. Jan 15, J. Books by Adolf Von Schell. During his time there he was asked to provide his insights into the leader in a combat environment as the level of experience within the US Army was relatively small at the time.