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Colin Powell : a man of war and peace

Author: Carl Senna
Publisher: New York : Walker, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and career of the Army general who became the first black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Colin L Powell; Colin L Powell; Colin L Powell
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Senna
ISBN: 0802781802 9780802781802 0802781810 9780802781819
OCLC Number: 25873037
Description: 150 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Growing up in New York City --
College student to military man --
Two-fronted war --
Military life and work --
Back in Washington --
National security adviser --
Next stop: Pentagon --
Just cause in Panama --
Operation desert shield --
Path to war and peace --
Man for all seasons --
Chronological summery --
Source notes --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Carl Senna.

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Examines the life and career of the Army general who became the first black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

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