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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Kartal G rated it it was amazing Feb 05, During his time there he was asked to provide his insights into the leader in a combat environment as the level of experience within the US Army was relatively small at the time. Apr 28, Adrien rated it really liked it. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Really interesting analysis of the German Army in WW1 from a line officer.

Kenneth Jude Gaughan rated it it was ok Jan 10, Unfortunately we cannot formulate a set of psychological rules; human reactions can never be reduced to an exact lezdership. Ray rated it liked it Oct 17, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Battle Leadership by Von Schell, Adolf

Highly recommended for those in the applicable trade. Anthony rated it it was amazing Feb 18, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Adolf Von Schell does leadershi; very good job of using real-world examples, most of them personal experiences, to illustrate key lessons.


Von Schell’s work is a fascinating treatise on leadership under combat conditions. Want to Read saving…. He emphasizes throughout the fundamental differences between a peacetime training environment and the actual realities of combat.

Jared Briggs rated it liked it Nov 18, Feb 10, Abdullah Almuslem rated it really liked it. Matt rated it really liked it Apr 01, Sara rated it liked it Sep 14, Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell, is a classic that should be read by all voon leaders. Quotes from Battle Leadership. Thus, he stresses the absolute critical need for as much realism as possible when training. Von Schell’s book implores that modern leaders look more closely at the psychological challenges of warfare and apply increasing efforts to duplicating the chaos of battle in bttle training ground.

Battle Leadership

Easy to read –in total it may take around three to four hours. Books by Vno Von Schell. Great leadership primer from an experienced source This book is taut enough to power through in one or two sittings, but is also dense enough to reference again and again as needed.

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Refresh and try again. Specifically, he talks about the need for the leader to both make and to seen to make decisions that meet the demands of the commanders intent – leadfrship command.

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. Yet, how shall we speak about the souls sche,l others, when we do not even know our own? Quotes from Battle Leadership. Nicholasdicola rated it really liked it Nov 08, Battle Leadership by Adolf Von Schell.

Joseph Perez rated it it was amazing Jan 18, George Psarros rated it really liked it Feb 04, War is governed by the uncertain and the unknown and the least known factor of all is the human element. Jul 06, Wachlin Hotmail rated it liked it Shelves: Feb 21, Daniel Dawson rated it liked it. Jan 16, Matt Wright rated it liked it Shelves: Is there a single one of us who can say with certainty how he will react to a given event?