English, John A(lan)

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ENGLISH, John A(lan)

ENGLISH, John A(lan). Canadian, b. 1940. Genres: Military/Defense/Arms control. Career: Canadian Army, career officer, beginning in 1962; present rank, lieutenant colonel; U.S. Naval War College, Newport, RI, professor of strategy, 1997-. Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, visiting defense fellow, 1984-85, postdoctoral fellow and assistant professor, 1992-95, adjunct assistant professor, 1995-97; Canadian Land Forces Command and Staff College, directing staff instructor, 1985-86 and 1988-90; International Institute for Strategic Studies, research associate, 199091. Publications: A Perspective on Infantry, 1981, as On Infantry, 1984, rev ed (with B.I. Gudmundsson), 1994; (ed. with J. Addicott and P.J. Kramers) The Mechanized Battlefield: A Tactical Analysis, 1984; The Canadian Army and the Normandy Campaign: A Study of Failure in High Command, 1991, as Failure in High Command: The Canadian Army and the Normandy Campaign, 1995; Marching through Chaos: The Descent of Armies in Theory and Practice, 1996; Lament for an Army: The Decline of Canadian Military Professionalism, 1998. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to professional journals. Address: Strategy and Policy Department, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd., Newport, RI 02841, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]