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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Quoted at length in the US Army’s training material of the period. Matt rated it really liked it Apr 01, What resulted was an insightful series of short papers on varying facets of the impact of the combat environment on both the leader and the soldier. Adolf Von Schell does a very good job of using real-world examples, most of them personal experiences, to illustrate key lessons.
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schll Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell, is a classic that should be read by all combat leaders. A little-known classic, more’s the shame of it. Kaufman rated it did not like it Jul 09, May 03, Fred Leland rated it it was amazing. He emphasizes throughout the fundamental differences between a peacetime training environment and the actual realities of combat.
He also discusses the limitations that fighting places on one’s ability to communicate and direct. Very interesting Very interesting view of the psychology effects of war but more so the men of war.
Robert Scrivner rated it liked it Dec 30, Francisco Elizalde rated it really liked it Dec 10, David rated it liked it Jul 31, Thanks for batyle us about the problem.
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sdolf When reading this book, you must remember that it was written just after WW1, so it is tactically outdated. Von Schell addresses the effects of tempo, importance of timely intelligence, the often inaccuracy of intelligence, the value of veteran combat leadership and leadership by example. Phil Geusz rated it it was amazing Apr 23, A fast and engaging read and very highly recommended for aspiring leaders at all levels of military and civilian command and management.
Battle Leadership by Von Schell, Adolf
As a combat veteran, I can personally attest to the truth and accuracy in this book. Refresh and try again. Especially illuminating is the last chapter, in which Von Schnell analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of the ‘s US Army for Germany. No doubt it’s insights will continue to prove valuable on any battlefield of the future.
Robyn rated it really liked it Jan 18, Michael rated it liked it Apr 22, Juan rated it it was ok Feb 08, Captain Adolf Von Schell. Lists with This Book.
Nov 29, Austin Carroll Keeley rated it it was amazing Shelves: Trivia About Battle Leadership. A book to be re-read multiple times as experience in the military increases. Kartal G rated it it was amazing Feb 05, There are some really prescient comments in the final two Chapters about the limits in the American military model of the interwar period. Jan 15, J.
Kenneth Jude Gaughan rated it it was ok Jan 10,