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The Resource George S. Patton : leadership, strategy, conflict, Steven J. Zaloga

George S. Patton : leadership, strategy, conflict, Steven J. Zaloga

Label
George S. Patton : leadership, strategy, conflict
Title
George S. Patton
Title remainder
leadership, strategy, conflict
Statement of responsibility
Steven J. Zaloga
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"George S. Patton, Jr. was the iconic American field commander of World War II, and is widely regarded as the US Army's finest practitioner of mechanized warfare. Having chased bandits in the Mexican border war of 1917, he led the first US tank units in World War I. After the Kasserine Pass debacle in North Africa in 1943, he redeemed the US Army's reputation with victories in Tunisia and later on Sicily in July 1943. But Patton's greatest fame would come a year later during the breakout from Normandy, the Battle of the Bulge and the crossing of the Rhine. Patton's exploits are described and analyzed here ..."--Page 4 of cover
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
940.540092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E745.P3
LC item number
Z35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Command
Series volume
3
Label
George S. Patton : leadership, strategy, conflict, Steven J. Zaloga
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-63) 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
Contents
Introduction -- The early years -- The military life -- The hour of destiny -- Opposing commanders -- Inside the mind -- A life in words
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781846034596
Lccn
2010284166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)449845290
Label
George S. Patton : leadership, strategy, conflict, Steven J. Zaloga
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-63) 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
Contents
Introduction -- The early years -- The military life -- The hour of destiny -- Opposing commanders -- Inside the mind -- A life in words
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781846034596
Lccn
2010284166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)449845290

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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