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The Resource The generals : American military command from World War II to today, Thomas E. Ricks

The generals : American military command from World War II to today, Thomas E. Ricks

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The generals : American military command from World War II to today
Title
The generals
Title remainder
American military command from World War II to today
Statement of responsibility
Thomas E. Ricks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An epic history of the decline of American military leadership from World War II to Iraq
Summary
Describes the values, strategic thinking, and leadership qualities of military leaders from World War II to the present day and how the widening separation between performance and accountability has not resulted in any recent Marshalls, Eisenhowers, or Pattons
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10145165
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ricks, Thomas E
Dewey number
  • 355.00922
  • 920
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Generals
  • Command of troops
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
American military command from World War II to today
Label
The generals : American military command from World War II to today, Thomas E. Ricks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
901518
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
558 pages
Isbn
9781594204043
Lccn
2012015110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594204043
  • (OCoLC)780480462
Label
The generals : American military command from World War II to today, Thomas E. Ricks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
901518
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
558 pages
Isbn
9781594204043
Lccn
2012015110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594204043
  • (OCoLC)780480462

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