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Patton : [a biography]

Author: Alan Axelrod; Brian Emerson
Publisher: Ashland, Or. : Blackstone Audiobooks, 2006.
Series: Great generals series.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Profiles the iconic American general as a controversial tactician whose methods and legacy still evoke heated debates, in an account that evaluates his military innovations and contributions to preparing America's first generation of desert soldiers.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Military history
Named Person: George S Patton; George S Patton
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Axelrod; Brian Emerson
ISBN: 0786169982 9780786169986
OCLC Number: 69853208
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Brian Emerson.
Description: 6 audio discs (approximately 75 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Introduction: Command and controversy --
To the Army born --
Cadet, soldier, athlete, swordsman --
In pursuit of Pancho Villa --
The Great War and the new weapon --
At war with peace --
Restless mentor --
From African defeat to African victory --
Conqueror of Sicily --
The slap heard 'round the world --
In England --
Warrior --
90 degrees to the north --
The final advance --
The Patton problem and the Patton legacy.
Series Title: Great generals series.
Responsibility: Alan Axelrod.

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Profiles the iconic American general as a controversial tactician whose methods and legacy still evoke heated debates, in an account that evaluates his military innovations and contributions to preparing America's first generation of desert soldiers.

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