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The Resource Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)

Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)

Label
Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir
Title
Fighting the Cold War
Title remainder
a soldier's memoir
Statement of responsibility
General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Galvin, John R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
American warriors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galvin, John R
  • United States
  • Galvin, John R
  • United States
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Cold War
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Armed Forces
  • Generals
  • United States
Label
Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Pleasant Street -- The flashing eyes -- Shadows on the ceiling -- The Pleasant Street army -- If God was mad -- My nine lives -- Part II. Army life -- West Point: a time for testing -- Fort Benning: just like artillery, only bigger -- Puerto Rico: schooling -- Lanceros: continuen -- 101st Airborne Division: Hato Rey -- Fort Knox and Ginny -- Part III. War -- First Vietnam -- Pentagon: the papers -- Second Vietnam: all roads lead to Rang Rang -- Part IV. Mixed command and staff assignments -- The Fletcher School -- Stuttgart: the big staffs -- Belgium: Supreme Commanders Goodpaster and Haig -- 3rd Infantry Division -- 8th Infantry Division -- 24th Infantry Division -- VII Corps: warrior preparation -- Part V. Southern Command -- Southern Command, Panama -- Honduras -- El Salvador -- Colombia -- Part VI. Supreme commander -- Buttressing -- The White House and nuclear arms reduction -- Conventional forces in Europe -- WINTEX, the war game -- Change: the right mix -- The wall -- A strategy for change -- The First Gulf War -- Red Square -- The rescue of the Kurds -- The new force structure -- The coup -- Part VII. Global perspective -- Back to West Point, by way of Bosnia -- Ohio State University and global strategy seminars -- Back to Fletcher: leading and teaching leadership
Control code
ocn905544174
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 517 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161020
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt13k6h5z
  • e718a990-34a3-4b46-ad2b-64c35b7d6afa
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905544174
Label
Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Pleasant Street -- The flashing eyes -- Shadows on the ceiling -- The Pleasant Street army -- If God was mad -- My nine lives -- Part II. Army life -- West Point: a time for testing -- Fort Benning: just like artillery, only bigger -- Puerto Rico: schooling -- Lanceros: continuen -- 101st Airborne Division: Hato Rey -- Fort Knox and Ginny -- Part III. War -- First Vietnam -- Pentagon: the papers -- Second Vietnam: all roads lead to Rang Rang -- Part IV. Mixed command and staff assignments -- The Fletcher School -- Stuttgart: the big staffs -- Belgium: Supreme Commanders Goodpaster and Haig -- 3rd Infantry Division -- 8th Infantry Division -- 24th Infantry Division -- VII Corps: warrior preparation -- Part V. Southern Command -- Southern Command, Panama -- Honduras -- El Salvador -- Colombia -- Part VI. Supreme commander -- Buttressing -- The White House and nuclear arms reduction -- Conventional forces in Europe -- WINTEX, the war game -- Change: the right mix -- The wall -- A strategy for change -- The First Gulf War -- Red Square -- The rescue of the Kurds -- The new force structure -- The coup -- Part VII. Global perspective -- Back to West Point, by way of Bosnia -- Ohio State University and global strategy seminars -- Back to Fletcher: leading and teaching leadership
Control code
ocn905544174
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 517 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161020
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt13k6h5z
  • e718a990-34a3-4b46-ad2b-64c35b7d6afa
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905544174

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