George C. Marshall: soldier-statesman of the American century
Twayne Publishers, 1989 - 252 pages
A life of the American general focuses on his accomplishments as Army Chief of Staff, special representative to China, Secretary of State, and Secretary of Defense
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Yet it was Churchill who was staying at the White House as an honored guest
and filling the president's ear with peripheral notions — notions that were
militarily unsound and harmful to the war effort, to the size and position of the U.S.
Army in ...
With his headquarters in England, he also had to bear the full brunt of Churchill's
strong personality and interference, especially during the mid-1944 revival of the
Anglo-American debate over European strategy. While Churchill had been ...
For good reason Churchill labeled him the "organizer of victory. "38 Yet he had
done much more than create and manage a war machine. He had carefully
selected and supported its commanders, devised the core global strategy for its
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This book was a superb, single volume biography of George C. Marshall. The book is a very readable account of Marshall's storied career in the army and after he left the army to serve as Secretary of ... Consulter l'avis complet
Young Officer in a New Army 190215
The World War and After 191424
Frustration Grief and Triumph 192439
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