Alfred Von Schlieffen's Military Writings
Edited by Robert Foley
Published October 31st 2002 by Routledge – 280 pages
Series: Military History and Policy
A collection of some of the writings of Generalfeldmarschall Alfred Graf von Schlieffen, one of the more intriguing of Imperial Germany's military figures. Schlieffens 15 years as Chief of the General staff left a stamp upon both military and political institutions of Wilhelmine Germany.
Foley brings a new dimension to anglophone understanding of the First World War
- Times Literary Supplement