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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The first attack had included a physical collapse in the street, followed by a
medical diagnosis of "acute dilation of the heart." The second attack was officially
diagnosed as "subacute," but it required ten days of hospitalization in Manila, ...
Although they had previously considered an attack on Pearl Harbor possible,
their preoccupations as well as defective intelligence assessments blinded them
to the Japanese capacity to attack and destroy the U.S. fleet in Hawaii ...
Other critics accuse him of participation in a Rooseveltian conspiracy to
encourage and allow the attack as a means of manipulating the United States
into war. Why Marshall would agree to such a conspiracy when he wanted to
avoid war with ...
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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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