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Fighting wars, planning for peace : the story of George C. Marshall

Author: Lee Gimpel
Publisher: Greensboro, N.C. : Morgan Reynolds Pub., ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st ed
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Chronicles the life of George C. Marshall, discussing how his command in World War II helped make Marshall a leading force in the transformation of the United States into a reigning world power.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: George C Marshall; George C Marshall
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Gimpel
ISBN: 1931798664 9781931798662
OCLC Number: 58478874
Description: 176 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm
Contents: From Uniontown to VMI --
Brilliant young officer --
Preparations --
World War I --
New beginnings --
Chief of Staff --
War --
Operation Overlord --
Cold War --
Secretary of Defense.
Responsibility: Lee Gimpel.
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Chronicles the life of George C. Marshall, discussing how his command in World War II helped make Marshall a leading force in the transformation of the United States into a reigning world power.

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