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The Generals - a book by Ricks, Thomas E.

The Generals

American Military Command from World War II to Today

The Generals( )
Author: Ricks, Thomas E.
ISBN:978-0-14-312409-2
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Penguin Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.00
Book Description:

An epic history of the decline of American military leadership. While history has been kind to the American generals of World War II - Marshall, Eisenhower, Patton, and Bradley - it has been less kind to the generals of the wars that followed such as Koster, Franks, Sanchez, and Petraeus. In The Generals, Thomas E. Ricks sets out to explain why that is. In chronicling the widening gulf between performance and accountability among the top brass of the U.S....
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Book Details
Pages:576
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / United States
History / Military / General
Biography & Autobiography / Military
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.48 x 8.42 x 1.22 Inches
Book Weight:1.07 Pounds
Author Biography
Ricks, Thomas E. (Author)
Thomas E. Ricks lives outside Washington, D.C., with his wife and children.


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