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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Juan rated it it was ok Feb 08, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

When reading this book, you must remember that it was scuell just after WW1, so it is tactically outdated. Easy to read –in total it may take around three to four hours.

Return schelo Book Page. The main idea is that peacetime training is different than war, and the lessons are mostly concerned with how to make peacetime training more effective.

Battle Leadership

Anthony rated it vom was amazing Feb 18, 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. Good Read Helped bolster those lessons taught at the basic level of military leadership.


War vob governed by the uncertain and the unknown and the least known factor of all is the human element. Kris Volk rated it it was amazing Jun 22, Gibson Hartley rated it really liked it. Quotes from Battle Leadership.

Stephen Thomas rated it it was amazing Jan 26, Lists with This Book. It is probable that this will be still more true in future wars. Jun 16, Matt rated it it was amazing.

Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell

Adolf Von Schell does a very good job of using real-world examples, most of them personal scehll, to illustrate key lessons. Chris rated it liked it May 13, Nevertheless, as leaders we must have some knowledge of the souls of our soldiers; because the soldier, the living man, is the instrument with which we have to work in war. If one is interested in the more human side of war, especially in regards to leadership, it’s certainly worth a read.

Saurav rated it it was amazing Jul 05, Very interesting Very interesting view of the psychology effects of war but more so the men of war. Robyn rated it really liked it Jan 18, Von Schell closes his lectures with an interesting discussion of the role of the German Adplf following the end of leadersbip war; its own challenges and rebirth, how it strove to schfll the demands of the Versailles Treaty while concurrently being called upon by the German government to deal with the civil disturbances that convulsed the Nation and external invasions from Poland.


Joe rated it liked it May 08, Shawn Watts rated it it was amazing Nov 29, That being said, there are timeless pieces of knowledge that anyone interested in leading troops into combat should know.

The Military Reviewer: Battle Leadership – Captain Adolf Von Schell

That being said, there a As a combat veteran, I can personally attest to the truth and accuracy in this book. Jul 06, Wachlin Hotmail rated it liked it Shelves: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Ben rated it it was amazing Dec 30, Lists with This Book.

Francisco Elizalde rated it really liked it Dec 10, Jared Briggs rated it liked it Nov 18, Posted by Buckham Chris at Thanks for telling us about the problem. Dec 10, Phil Geusz rated it it was amazing. Quick read at only 95 pages even taking notes. Not as good as I had hoped.