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Dilemmas of the Desert War: The Libyan Campaign 1940-1942
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Dilemmas of the Desert War: The Libyan Campaign 1940-1942 (Paperback)

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In this text, Field Marshal Lord Carver has used newly available first-hand historical resources to reassess the story of the British campaign in the North African desert. History shows that several key figures in these battles were wrongly criticised.

History & PoliticsHistory General & TheoryGeneral & world historyHistory & PoliticsMilitary HistorySecond World WarHistory & PoliticsMilitary StudiesWar & defence operationsBattles & campaignsHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean history Publisher: The History Press Ltd Publication Date: 27/08/2002 ISBN-13: 9781862271531  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Field Marshal Lord Carver, served in North Africa, Italy and North-West Europe, finishing in command of an armoured brigade at the age of 29. He became Commander-in-Chief Far East and Chief of the General Staff. He has published a number of works of military history, notably El Alamein, Tobruk, The War Lords, Wars Since 1945, A Policy for Peace and The Seven Ages of the British Army.

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