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Pershing

Verfasser/in: Jim Lacey
Verlag: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Serien: Great generals series.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Biografie : Englisch : 1st edAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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In this persuasive biography, Jim Lacey sheds light on General Pershing's legacy as the nation's first modern combat commander, setting the standard for today's four-star officers. When the U.S. entered into WWI in 1917, they did so with inadequate forces. In just over a year, Pershing built and hurled a one million man army against forty battle-hardened German divisions, defending the hellish Meuse-Argonne and  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biography
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Lacey, Jim, 1958-
Pershing.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)654384812
Name: John J Pershing; John J Pershing
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Jim Lacey
ISBN: 9780230603837 0230603831
OCLC-Nummer: 175289896
Beschreibung: x, 206 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Inhalt: Born in war --
The splendid little war --
The Philippines insurgency --
Love gained --
Victory gained and love lost --
Chasing Villa --
Entry into World War I --
The Americans arrive --
Building an army --
Into the fight --
The first great offensive --
The Meuse-Argonne offensive --
Chief of staff.
Serientitel: Great generals series.
Verfasserangabe: Jim Lacey.
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In this new biography, Lacey sheds light on Pershing's legacy as the nation's first modern combat commander. Idolized by the public, he was the first American general to fight a mechanized war with  Weiterlesen…

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"Lacey's contribution to the Great Generals series substantially redresses the balance in Pershing's favor by focusing on his acheivements." --" Booklist" “Jim Lacey’s very readable biography of Weiterlesen…

 
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