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Haldane, 1856-1915
Haldane, 1856-1915
By Major-General Sir Frederick Maurice
Faber, 1937, 394 pp

This is the first volume of the authorized biography of the man who, as Minister of War from 1905 to 1912, was responsible for the reorganization of the British Army. There is a chapter on Haldane's unsuccessful mission to Germany in 1912, including his diary of that episode.