Hew Strachan


Born
in Edinburgh, The United Kingdom
September 01, 1949


Hew Strachan was born and brought up in Edinburgh, and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 2003 and awarded an Hon. D.Univ., (Paisley) 2005. He is also Life Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, where he was successively Research Fellow, Admissions Tutor and Senior Tutor, 1975-92. From 1992 to 2001 he was Professor of Modern History at the University of Glasgow, and from 1996 to 2001 Director of the Scottish Centre for War Studies.

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The First World War

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Clausewitz's 'On War': A Bi...

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The Oxford Illustrated Hist...

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The First World War: Volume...

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The Direction of War: Conte...

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European Armies and the Con...

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The First World War in Africa

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“War is a bit like other people’s marriages; it’s hard enough to understand even when you know all the facts. When you only know one side of the story, you have no chance.”
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