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Correlli Barnett is the author of 6 non-fiction titles. In 1970 he won the Royal Society of Literature Award for Britain and her Army. He has been historical consultant to three BBC Television series, including The Great War (1964) which he part wrote. In 1980 he was appointed the first Defence Lecturer in the University of Cambridge.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns Africa, North, Cunningham, Alan, Sir, Ritchie, Neil, Sir, Auchinleck, Claude John Eyre, Sir, 1884-Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount, 1887-1976, Great Britain, Army Biography, Generals Great Britain Biography