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|Named Person:||Dwight D Eisenhower|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9780300153897 0300153899 9780300171358 0300171358|
|Description:||xiv, 386 p. ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Past as prologue --
Reform and education, 1903-1928 --
Reform and experience, 1929-1941 --
Beginnings of combined and joint command, December 1941-January 1942 --
Unified European Theater command, February-June 1942 --
Unity in theory : London, June-November 1942 --
Testing the theory : North Africa, November 1942-May 1943 --
Unity in practice : Sicily and Italy, May-December 1943 --
Lessons of unity applied : London, January-May 1944 --
Lessons of unity vindicated : Normandy to the Elbe, June 1944-May 1945 --
Unified command in Washington, June 1945-July 1946 --
Creation of the National Security state, July 1946-March 1950 --
Great debate, April 1950-March 1951 --
European command test, February 1951-May 1952 --
Executive reform and the new look : strategic strains on the concept of unified command, 1953 --
Strains deepen : the president and the JCS, 1954-1956 --
Impetus from space : new life for the unified command concept, January 1956-January 1958 --
Reform proposals and congressional gauntlet, January-June 1958 --
Executive-legislative reform : the 1958 Defense Reorganization Act, June-December 1958 --
Unified command legacy : Goldwater-Nichols and beyond.
|Series Title:||Yale library of military history.|
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