Worst failure ever Oct 15, 2014
Citing many sources, especially first-hand diaries from those who participated in the events, Moorehead reviews the decisions and their repercussions in the Battles for Gallipoli in WWI. It is hard to imagine worse decisions, for worse reasons, than those that precipitated the disaster at Gallipoli. The leaders were incompetent both in London AND on the battlefield. All that saves Churchill from ignominy is his brilliance in WWII.