Pete Ellis

An Amphibious Warfare Prophet, 1880-1923
  • 200 Pages
  • 4.20 MB
  • English
US Naval Institute Press
War & defence operations, United States., Marine Corps, Marines, Naval Operations, Biography / Autobiography, United States, History: American, USA, Military, Ellis, Earl H, Biography, d. 1923, Amphibious warfare, Ellis, Ear
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8599974M
ISBN 101557500606
ISBN 139781557500601

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Constable, London. First edition. Folio. pp [vi], 16 tipped-in colour plates by Charles Ricketts. Earl "Pete" Ellis was an officer in the Marine Corps in the early decades of the last century.

Shortly after distinguishing himself in world war one, Ellis became convinced of the likelihood of conflict between the U.S. and Japan in the foreseeable future, and of the central role amphibious operations -- and therefore the Marine Corps -- would play in that conflict/5(9).

This book was either very poorly researched, or the author deliberately distorted historical truths for a personal only reason one could have for buying this book is the fact that are no other books on Pete Ellis to choose by: 5.

Few Marines have had more impact on the Corps's history than Pete Ellis, and none have been more controversial. He is the author, coauthor, editor, or coeditor of seven Pete Ellis book on naval history, and he has published more than a hundred essays, encyclopedia entries, forewords to books, and book reviews.

More Stories From This Author View. Saint Peter's Fair (The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael Book 4) Book 4 of The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael | by Ellis Peters out of 5 stars Peter Berresford Ellis (born 10 March ) is a British historian, literary biographer, and novelist who has published over 98 books to date either under his own name or his pseudonyms Peter Tremayne and Peter Pete Ellis book also published short stories.

Under Peter Tremayne, he is the author of the international bestselling Sister Fidelma historical mystery series. View the profiles of people named Pete Ellis.

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Facebook gives people the power to. An OK book on one of the oddest Marine officers of the 20th century. During the early years of the 20th century, Pete Ellis helped come up with many of the doctrinal ideas that the Marine Corps used to develop its amphibious warfare capability/5.

Lieutenant Colonel Earl Hancock "Pete" Ellis (Decem – ) was a United States Marine Corps Intelligence Officer, and author of, which became the basis for the American campaign of amphibious assault that defeated the Japanese in World War II.

During World War I, Ellis established his reputation as a superior administrator and trainer when he played a large role in the. As the United States turns its focus to the Pacific, Ellis’ ideas can inform policymakers on the dynamics of strategy and warfare in the vast reaches of the Pacific Ocean.

Edited by Captain B. Friedman, USMC, 21st Century Ellis reveals the strategic insights of Pete Ellis for then and now. Peter Ellis bookseller - your book and magazine shop in London: gift and delivery services, readings and discussion groups. Books are in dustwrappers only where so stated.

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Peter Alliss (born 28 February ) is an English former professional golfer, and is a television presenter and commentator, author and golf course the death of Henry Longhurst inhe has been regarded by many as the "Voice of golf". In he was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in the Lifetime Achievement category.

Order of Ellis Peters Books Ellis Peters was the pen name of English novelist Edith Pargeter (). During her literary career, she wrote mysteries, historical fiction, non. Pete Ellis: Prophet of Amphibious Warfare “Pete” Ellis was born in Iuka, Kansas, in After enlisting in the Marine Corps in Chicago inhe was commissioned a.

Inshe published her first detective book, Fallen into the Pit’, which featured George Felse (a policeman) and his family. The characters appeared in more books including Death and the Joyful Woman’ and Rainbow’s End (). She used the name Ellis Peters on all books written about Felse family mysteries.

Academic Scholarly Books is a used bookstore located in the Midwest that specializes in buying book collections and libraries. Call us at Academic Scholarly Books LLC. S Pete Ellis Dr. #26, Bloomington, IN Call us at Home Sell Your Books Blog Contact. Pete Ellis: Prophet of Amphibious Warfare “Pete” Ellis was born in Iuka, Kansas, in After enlisting in the Marine Corps in Chicago inhe was commissioned a second lieutenant in Ellis attended the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, from until Earl "Pete" Ellis was born on 19 December at Iuka, Kansas, and began his career in the United States Marine Corps in as a private.

On 6 Decemberhe became a second lieutenant. Early inhe left the United States, and arrived on 13 April at Cavite, Philippine Islands. Edith Mary Pargeter OBE BEM (28 September – 14 October ), also known by her nom de plume Ellis Peters, was an English author of works in many categories, especially history and historical fiction, and was also honoured for her translations of Czech classics.

She is probably best known for her murder mysteries, both historical and modern, and especially for her medieval detective. The Mammoth Book of Celtic Myths and Legends. Peter Ellis. 20 Mar Paperback.

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ISBN () Softcover, Gardners Books, Find This Book. Peter ELLIS passed away on December 2, at the age of The obituary was featured in The Times on Decem PAPERBACK EDITIONAn Amphibious Warfare Prophet, Few Marines have had more impact on the Corps' history than Pete Ellis, and none have been more controversial.

This biography of the brilliant yet troubled Marine disputes many long-accepted but unsubstantiated accounts of his life and death. Ellis' legacy as the father of amphibious warfare is fully examined by the authors, who. Peter Ellis (III) (–) Director | Assistant Director | Writer.

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Known For Highlander Director. Get this from a library. Pete Ellis: an amphibious warfare prophet, [Dirk Anthony Ballendorf; Merrill L Bartlett] -- Few men have had more impact on Marine Corps history than Earl Hancock "Pete" Ellis - and none have been more controversial.

Sometimes called the father of amphibious warfare, he left behind a legacy. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of over 1, results for "ellis peters" Skip to main search results.

The Celts By Peter Beresford Ellis This ‘Brief History of the Celts’ is an introduction and a tiny piece of a mosaic to knowledge and understanding of the Celtic Civilisation.

It is the door handle to open the door to further reading. We have a few pages on each subject: the origins, the (absent) literature, the kings and chieftains, the druids, the Celtic warriors, the women, the farmers /5(78).

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