Modern Soldier In A Busby: August Von Mackensen, 1914–1916
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DiNardo, Richard L., - Modern Soldier In A Busby: August Von Mackensen, 1914–1916



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Soldiers and Combat | Russian Front | Germany | Balkans | The Balkans and Eastern Europe | Romania

Abstract: Theo Schwarzmüller's biography was far more concerned with Mackensen's social attitudes than with his military exploits. This article tries to fill that gap and deals with August von Mackensen's career as a military commander, which essentially covered the years 1914-16. First, Mackensen was not simply the front man for his c…

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DiNardo, Richard L., “Modern Soldier In A Busby: August Von Mackensen, 1914–1916”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 22 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2352-3786_dlws1_B9789004206946_008>
First published online: 2015



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