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Author Clews, Graham T

Title Churchill's dilemma : the real story behind the origins of the 1915 Dardanelles Campaign / Graham T. Clews

Publ Info Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  D568.3 .C54 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  D568.3 .C54 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xx, 343 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Britain's defense policy, 1900-1911 -- First Lord Churchill -- At war! -- Churchill, French, and Zeebrugge -- Churchill and Turkey, August-December 1914 -- The War Council's dilemma : north or south? -- Selling Borkum -- The Carden Plan -- Securing Borkum, selling the Dardanelles -- Clearing the decks -- "I just abominate the Dardanelles" -- Decision time : the War Council, January 28 -- Three perspectives on the naval-only operation : Callwell, Balfour, and Hankey -- The search for troops I : Salonika versus Gallipoli -- The search for troops II : an army for the Dardanelles? -- The search for troops III : the 29th Division withdrawn, War Council, February 19 -- The search for troops IV : the Lloyd George memorandum -- The search for troops V : the War Council meeting, February 24 -- The search for troops VI : the War Council meeting, February 26: the Balfour memorandum and Churchill's reaffirmation of the naval-only operation -- -- Ascendancy assumed -- After the Dardanelles : the great southern offensive or Borkum/Baltic? -- The Dardanelles in decline : reality check, Birdwood to Kitchener -- The Dardanelles in decline : reality check, Carden to Churchill -- Hamilton departs -- The fleet attacks : March 18 and the aftermath -- The Borkum/Baltic imperative -- Conclusion -- Opportunities lost
LC subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey -- Gallipoli Peninsula
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 -- Military leadership
ISBN 9780313384745 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
0313384746 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
9780313384752 (ebook)
0313384754 (ebook)