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The ascendancy of the Secretary of Defense : Robert S. McNamara, 1961-1963.

Author: United States. Department of Defense. Historical Office,
Publisher: Washington, DC : Historical Office, Office of the Secretary of Defense, 2013.
Series: Cold War foreign policy series, special study, 4.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Concentrates on the pivotal role of President John F. Kennedy's Secretary of Defense, Robert S. McNamara. This study particularly focuses on the greater role McNamara played in foreign affairs than any previous Secretary of Defense.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ascendancy of the Secretary of Defense
(OCoLC)860796120
Named Person: Robert S McNamara; Robert S McNamara
Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: United States. Department of Defense. Historical Office,
OCLC Number: 932652931
Notes: "July 2013."
Title from title screen (viewed December 18, 2015).
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 43 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Restructuring the National Security Council --
State-Defense coordination --
McNamara's staff support system --
McNamara and diplomacy --
A succession of crises --
Assessing McNamara's impact.
Series Title: Cold War foreign policy series, special study, 4.
Other Titles: Robert S. McNamara, 1961-1963

Abstract:

Concentrates on the pivotal role of President John F. Kennedy's Secretary of Defense, Robert S. McNamara. This study particularly focuses on the greater role McNamara played in foreign affairs than any previous Secretary of Defense.

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