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Rudder : from leader to legend

Author: Thomas M Hatfield
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2011.
Series: Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University, no. 115.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Whether scaling the seemingly insurmountable cliffs of Pointe du Hoc with his first-wave assault troops during the Normandy invasion, restoring integrity to the Texas Land Office, or overseeing transitions in an academic institution with hallowed traditions during a time of contentious cultural change, James Earl Rudder (1910-1970) forged a legacy of wartime gallantry and peacetime leadership that commands  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: James Earl Rudder; James Earl Rudder
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas M Hatfield
ISBN: 9781603442626 1603442626 9781603442633 1603442634 9781603442640 1603442642
OCLC Number: 657270865
Description: xx, 502 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: The early years --
Eden, Texas, 1910-1927 --
Tarleton College, 1927-1930 --
Texas A & M College, 1930-1932 --
Coaching years, 1933-1941 --
The war --
Stateside, 1941-1943 --
Britain, 1943-1944 --
Pointe du Hoc, June 6-8, 1944 --
Normandy respite, 1944 --
Brittany, 1944 --
Belgian interlude, 1944 --
Huertgen Forest, 1944 --
Battle of the Bulge, 1944 --
Colmar Pocket, 1945 --
End of the war, 1945 --
Public servant --
Rise to prominence, 1946-1954 --
Land Office Commissioner, 1955-1958 --
Presidential years, 1958-1970.
Series Title: Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University, no. 115.
Responsibility: Thomas M. Hatfield.

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This biography of James Earl Rudder goes beyond the usual focus of his courage and gallantry in World War Two to recreate the exciting events of his life both on the battlefield and in the boardroom.  Read more...

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