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A15 Cruiser Mk.VI Crusader Tank A Technical History By P.M. Knight
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There can be few tanks that have proved as controversial in their deployment as the Crusader, a tank that was invested with high hopes on its entry into service in 1941. This book investigates in... More > unprecedented detail the issues that impinged on its service life. Drawing extensively on original archive sources, a new perspective is drawn on both the employment of the tank itself, and on British tank development of the era. The complex story that unfolds encompasses many interwoven and sometimes contradictory threads, allowing the author to reach both perceptive and surprising conclusions.< Less
Giving GPs budgets for commissioning: what needs to be done? By Judith Smith & Ruth Thorlby
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This briefing paper was produced jointly by the Nuffield Trust, NHS Alliance, National Association of Primary Care, Royal College of General Practitioners, The King’s Fund and the NHS... More > Confederation, who worked together over a number of months to explore what needs to happen if GPs are to be given real power and responsibility for leading commissioning in the NHS. It was developed following a seminar hosted by the Nuffield Trust, with participation from the above organisations. Nuffield Trust publications are available to download free of charge from< Less
Removing the policy barriers to integrated care in England. By Chris Ham & Judith Smith
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International experience demonstrates that integrating healthcare services can deliver more efficient, patient-focused care. The White Paper Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS, provides an... More > opportunity to develop integrated care systems. In the UK, a number of health and social care organisations are at the forefront of this initiative, but there are several policy barriers to be overcome if these systems are to be adopted more widely. This briefing uses five cases studies of health economies in the English NHS and examines how local clinicians and managers are working together to develop more coordinated services. Nuffield Trust publications are available to download free of charge from< Less
A13 Mk.I & Mk.II Cruiser Tanks A Technical History By P.M. Knight
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The A13 Cruiser Tank was created by Colonel Giffard Le Quesne Martel after he had witnessed the performance of the fast Soviet BT tanks while on a military mission to Russia in 1936. These had in... More > turn been developed from a prototype tank designed by the mercurial American engineer J. Walter Christie. The British Army quickly imported one of Christie's tanks and set about modifying it to suit their requirements, in collaboration with Lord Nuffield. The result, achieved in a mere two years, was a powerfully armed, highly mobile, though lightly armoured tank. This book follows the development history of the A13 up to and including the Battle of France, where any merits it may have possessed were overshadowed by poor preparation and the inadequate organisation and tactics of the Royal Armoured Corps.< Less

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