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Terraine, John

Overview
Works: 153 works in 536 publications in 3 languages and 11,988 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Personal narratives  Naval history  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Records and correspondence  Military history  Sources  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, win, Author of introduction
Classifications: D544, 940.4
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Most widely held works by John Terraine
To win a war : 1918, the year of victory by John Terraine( Book )
19 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in English and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1. Verdenskrig; Flandern; Nordfrankrig; Skyttegravene; Skyttegravskrigsførelse; Vestfronten, 1918; Engelske Hær, 1918; Franske Hær; Tyske Hær; Belgiske Hær; Marne; Foch; Petain; Haig; Wilson, Woodrow; Ypres; Wilhelm II; Tyske Revolution; Lloyd George; Wilson, H.; Heste; Transport; Argonne; US Army; Somme; Tanks; Kampvogne; Rusland; Russiske Revolution; Bolschevikkerne; Rhinen; Prince Rupprecht; Rawlinson, H.; Spa; General Pershing; Poincare; Clemenceau; Polen; Mezieres; Meuse; General Mangin; Ludendorff; Kaiserschlacht; Kejserslaget; Marts-Offensiven, 1918; Hindenburg Line; Hindenburg; von Hintze; General Gröner; Goering; von Richthofen Circus; Mytteriet i Franske Hær, 1918; Foch; Ebert, F.; Tabstal; Sårede; Døde; Churchill; Compiegne; Våbenstilstand; Fredsbetingelser; Fredsaftale; Tyske Overgivelse; Byng, J.; Berlin; St Mihiel; Brest-Litovsk; Cambrai; Le Hamel; Lys; Valenciennes; Passchendaele; Belleau Wood; Østrig-Ungarn; Amiens; Aisne; Arras; RAF
The Great War, 1914-1918; a pictorial history by John Terraine( Book )
30 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronologically arranged with a thread of narrative running it. through it
A time for courage : the Royal Air Force in the European War, 1939-1945 by John Terraine( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Western Front, 1914-1918 by John Terraine( Book )
24 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the conditions and casualties of trench warfare, and questions the strategy of Field-Marshall's Haig and Plumer and the leadership of Lloyd George
Mons, the retreat to victory by John Terraine( Book )
35 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Graphic reconstruction of the first action of the British expeditionary Force in World War I, and analysis of the characters and conduct of the commanders and strategists of the German, French, and British armies
Trafalgar by John Terraine( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This ... book describes one of the most famous naval battles of all time, which shattered Napoleon's dreams of invading England. Amplifying the details of the battle is a lengthy selection of contemporary eye-witness accounts ... This is the story of not just the morning and afternoon in which Nelson and Collingwood smashed the combined fleets of France and Spain, but also that of a complex campaign of which Trafalgar was the climax. It shows that the protagonists were not Admirals Villeneuve and Nelson, but Napoleon and the British naval tradition"--Page 4 of cover
The U-boat wars, 1916-1945 by John Terraine( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A definitive account of the development of submarine warfare during and between two world wars. Examines U-boat campaigns in World Wars I and II, particularly the Battle of the Atlantic, 1939-1945
The mighty continent : a view of Europe in the twentieth century by John Terraine( Book )
10 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Business in Great Waters the U-Boat Wars 1916-1945 by John Terraine( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twice within 25 years Britain was threatened with starvation by the menace of the U-Boat. In this study of submarine warfare, the author explains why Winston Churchill wrote ""the only thing that ever frightened me during the war was the U-Boat peril"". Until it had been overcome, the Anglo-American entry into Europe in 1944 would have been impossible. John Terraine concentrates on the combatants themselves, both German and Allied, but does not overlook the three main factors in the equation - the political, the military and the technological, as well as the intelligence, the weapons and the d
Douglas Haig, the educated soldier by John Terraine( Book )
19 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is not meant to be a biography of Field-Marshal Haig; it is an attempt at a study of him as a soldier, and in particular, as a commander-in-chief"--Preface
Ordeal of victory by John Terraine( Book )
6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of Field-Marshal Douglas Haig as Commander-in-Chief of the British Expeditionary Force in World War I
The life and times of Lord Mountbatten by John Terraine( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 1980 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography based on the television history with a foreword by Lord Mountbatten
White heat : the new warfare 1914-18 by John Terraine( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and Portuguese and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1. Verdenskrig; Teknologi; Teknik; Masseudryddelsesvåben; Taktik; Strategi; Våbenudvikling; Våbenfabrikation; Krigsproduktion; Massehære; Undervandsbåde; Kemisk Krigsførelse; Giftgas; Militær Brug af Gas; Skyttegravskrigsførelse; Trenches; Luftkrigen; Luftkampe; Flyvemaskiner; Flystøtte; Udmattelseskrig; Udmattelseskampe; Undergrundsoffensiv; Mekanisk Offensiv; Underwater Offensive; Afgørende Slag; Balloner; Luftforsvar; Krigsskbe; Østrig-Ungarske Hær; Tyske Hær; Engelske Hær; Franske Hær; Allierede Styrker; Airships; Luftskibe; Schlieffen Planen; Shells; Cambrai; Tanks; Kampvogne; Tabstal; Churchill; Dardanellerne; von Hötzendorff; Kommunikation; Wireless Telegraphy; Telegrafen; Telefonen; Signalering; Signaler; Destroyers; U-både; Foch; Fly; Flandern; Nordfrankrig; Deadlock; BEF; Fastlåst Stillingskrig; Falkenhayen; Entente Cordiale; Manøvrer; Mobilisering; Gallipoli; Joffre; Gorlice; Haig, D.; Heste; indenburg; Italien; Efterretningsvirksomhed; Spioner; Spionage; Lord Kitchener; Industrieller Revolution; Krupp; Logistik; Forsyningstjenesten; Ludendorff; Lloyd George; Zeppeliner; Maskingeværer; von Mackensen; Marne; Ypres; Miner; Landminer; Søminer; Naval Warfare; RAF; Jernbaner; Neuve Chapelle; Rusland; Submarines; Somme; Serbien; Rifler; Rifelmodeller; Skarpskytter; Verdun; Vimy Ridge; US Army; Vestfronten; Østfronten; Open Warfare; Tyrkiet; Smoke; Røgslør; Røg; Petain; Loos; Bayonetter; Byng, J.; Sårbarhed; Bombardementer; Dreadnoughts
The right of the line : the Royal Air Force in the European war, 1939-1945 by John Terraine( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beskriver det engelske flyvevåben, RAF og dets rolle under 2. verdenskrig
Impacts of war, 1914 & 1918 by John Terraine( Book )
14 editions published between 1948 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The smoke and the fire : myths and anti-myths of war, 1861-1945 by John Terraine( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I bogen analyseres en række myter og ofte gentagne "sandheder" og forestillinger om krige og krigsførelse og forskellige aspekter af krigshistorien i årene fra 1861 til 1945. Titlen refererer til det gamle mundheld: No Smoke Without Fire, og er her brugt i sammenhængen med hvor meget sandhed, eller kendsgerninger, der egentlig er i disse mange forskellige, ofte hårdnakkede fortsat fremførte forestillinger, eller myter, legender, beretninger, etc. Bogen er disponeret under overskrifterne og er rigt krydret med historiske, krigshistoriske og militærhistoriske eksempler, især fra 1. og 2. Verdenskrig
The life and times of Lord Mountbatten: an illustrated biography based on the television history by John Terraine( Book )
19 editions published between 1968 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The road to Passchendaele : the Flanders offensive of 1917 : a study in inevitability by John Terraine( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogen beskriver 1. Verdenskrig, specielt offensiven i Flandern, på Vestfronten, i 1917. Bygger delvist på Lord Haig's dagbøger og de papirer og dokumenter forfatteren havde adgang til i forbindelse med udarbejdelsen af en af hans andre bøger: Douglas Haig, the Educated Soldier
The First World War, 1914-1918 by John Terraine( Book )
13 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Søgeord: Amiens; Artois; ANZAC; Allenby, E.; British Army; BEF; Tabstal; Canadian Corps; British I Corps; British II Corps; Chemin des Dames; Cadorna, C.; Cambrai; de Gaulle; Churchill; French, John; Mytteriet i Franske Hær; Franske Hær; Flandern; Vestfronten; Sydfronten; Østfronten; Skyttegravskrigsførelse; Foch; Dardanellerne; Gallipoli; Douaumont Fort; Admiral Fisher; von Falkenhayn; de Castelnau; Tyske Hær; 1. Armee(GE); 2. Armee(GE); General Gough; Gorlice; Haig, D.; von Hötzendorf; Lord Kitchener; von Kluck; Joffre; Admiral Jellicoe; Isonzo; General Ivanov; Hindenburg; Hamilton, Ian; Lloyd George; Ludendorff; Lys; Michael Offensive; Monash, J.; Marne, First, Second; Mangin, Charles; von Mackensen; Robertson, W.; Østpreussen; Poincare; Petain; Passchendaele; Ypres; Plumer, H.; Nivelle, R.; Rheims; Crown Prince Rupprecht; Russiske Hær; Russiske Revolution; Bolschevikker; von Sanders; von Schlieffen; Schlieffen-Plan; Tanks; Kampvogne; von Tirpitz; Somme; Smith-Dorrien; Admiral Scheer; Wilson, Henry; US ARMY; Serbien; Salonika; Sy Mihiel; Suez; Tannenberg; Trench Warfare; Verdun; U-bådskrig; Soissons; Tyrkiet; von Moltke; Matz; Mesopotamien; Messines; Mons; Namur; Lanrezac, C.; Pershing, J.J.; Plumer, H.; Palestina
General Jack's diary, 1914-1918; the trench diary of Brigadier-General J.L. Jack, D.S.O by J. L Jack( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Terraine, J. 1921-2003
Terraine, John 1921-
Terraine, John Alfred 1921-2003
テレン, ジョン
Languages
English (279)
French (6)
Portuguese (1)
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