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The Resource On war and leadership : the words of combat commanders from Frederick the Great to Norman Schwarzkopf, Owen Connelly

On war and leadership : the words of combat commanders from Frederick the Great to Norman Schwarzkopf, Owen Connelly

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On war and leadership : the words of combat commanders from Frederick the Great to Norman Schwarzkopf
Title
On war and leadership
Title remainder
the words of combat commanders from Frederick the Great to Norman Schwarzkopf
Statement of responsibility
Owen Connelly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What can we learn about leadership and the experience of war from the best combat leaders the world has ever known? This book takes us behind the scenes and to the front lines of the major wars of the past 250 years through the words of twenty combat commanders. What they have to say--which is remarkably similar across generational, national, and ideological divides--is a fascinating take on military history by those who lived it. It is also worthwhile reading for anyone, from any walk of life, who makes executive decisions. The leaders showcased here range from Frederick the Great to Norman Sc
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Connelly, Owen
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leadership
  • Command of troops
  • Military history
  • Decision making
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Command of troops
  • Decision making
  • Leadership
  • Military history
  • Kriegführung
Label
On war and leadership : the words of combat commanders from Frederick the Great to Norman Schwarzkopf, Owen Connelly
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-336) and index
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
The modern originals : Frederick the Great (1713-1786) and Napoleon (1769-1821) -- William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891) -- Stonewall Jackson (1824-1863) -- John Singleton Mosby (1833-1916) -- Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888-1935) : "Lawrence of Arabia" -- Archibald Percival Wavell (1883-1950) -- Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel (1891-1945) -- George S. Patton, Jr. (1885-1945) -- Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970) -- Erich von Manstein (1887-1976) -- Bernard Law Montgomery (1887-1976) -- William Joseph Slim (1891-1970) -- Joseph Warren "Vinegar Joe" Stilwell (1883-1946) -- Matthew Bunker Ridgway (1895-1993) -- Moshe Dayan (1915-1981) -- Vo Nguyen Giap (1911- ) -- Harold G. Moore (1924- ) -- Nicholas F. "Nick" Vaux (1936- ) : Vaux and the Happy warriors of 42 Commando -- H. Norman Schwarzkopf (1934- )
Control code
ocn650311658
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 347 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825165
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000121
  • 22573/ctts5rv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650311658
Label
On war and leadership : the words of combat commanders from Frederick the Great to Norman Schwarzkopf, Owen Connelly
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-336) and index
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
The modern originals : Frederick the Great (1713-1786) and Napoleon (1769-1821) -- William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891) -- Stonewall Jackson (1824-1863) -- John Singleton Mosby (1833-1916) -- Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888-1935) : "Lawrence of Arabia" -- Archibald Percival Wavell (1883-1950) -- Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel (1891-1945) -- George S. Patton, Jr. (1885-1945) -- Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970) -- Erich von Manstein (1887-1976) -- Bernard Law Montgomery (1887-1976) -- William Joseph Slim (1891-1970) -- Joseph Warren "Vinegar Joe" Stilwell (1883-1946) -- Matthew Bunker Ridgway (1895-1993) -- Moshe Dayan (1915-1981) -- Vo Nguyen Giap (1911- ) -- Harold G. Moore (1924- ) -- Nicholas F. "Nick" Vaux (1936- ) : Vaux and the Happy warriors of 42 Commando -- H. Norman Schwarzkopf (1934- )
Control code
ocn650311658
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 347 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825165
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000121
  • 22573/ctts5rv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650311658

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