Character Makes the Man
Kentucky Military Institute, 1845-1971
||Young, Tommy R.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Trafford Publishing|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $25.45|
| Book Description: |
Throughout its 126-year history, Kentucky Military Institute educated more than eleven thousand young men and boys. It was never the intention of the founder of the school, Colonel Robert P. T. Allen, or his successors to train soldiers. Although the daily life was patterned after the life of West Point cadets, the military discipline was intended to teach the young men the value of order and discipline in the conduct of their lives.
The goal of educating young men to live...