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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1 Truman quickly decided that Marshall would be the best choice. He had
venerated the general for many years and highly valued his political and
diplomatic as well as his military abilities. Indeed it was Truman who had
previously sent ...
Key memoirs, diaries, and paper collections for this time period include Harry S.
Truman, Memoirs, 2 vols. (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1955-56); Robert H.
Ferrell, ed. , Off the Record: The Private Papers of Harry S. Truman (New York: ...
Peter Grose, Israel in the Mind of America (New York: Knopf, 1983), offers a brief,
popular, and perceptive account of Palestine partition and Israeli recognition
issues. For more detailed studies, see John Snetsinger, Truman, the Jewish Vote
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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
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The World War and After 191424
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