Chapter 28. The Real War

  1. Gordon Martel
  1. David French

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996850.ch28

A Companion to Europe 1900-1945

A Companion to Europe 1900-1945

How to Cite

French, D. (2007) The Real War, in A Companion to Europe 1900-1945 (ed G. Martel), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996850.ch28

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405106641

Online ISBN: 9780470996850

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Keywords:

  • world war II;
  • military bureaucracy;
  • infantry;
  • battlefield;
  • policies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Casualties

  • Personnel Selection

  • Training and Replacement Policies

  • Combat and Ideology

  • Discipline, Psychiatry, and Punishments

  • Killing, Brutality, and Atrocities

  • Conclusion