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The Resource An unsung soldier : the life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster, Robert S. Jordan

An unsung soldier : the life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster, Robert S. Jordan

Label
An unsung soldier : the life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster
Title
An unsung soldier
Title remainder
the life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster
Statement of responsibility
Robert S. Jordan
Title variation
Life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster was one of the leading soldier-scholars of his time. He was one of the key figures during the Cold War - one who stood among the dominant American military and political personalities of those times. Goodpaster served Gen. Dwight Eisenhower in establishing the international military component of NATO and then served as his Staff Secretary. He achieved the highest international military command assignment possible? as NATO's Supreme Allied Commander, Europe and restored the integrity of West Point during a major ethical crisis. Upon his final retirement and for o
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Robert S.
Dewey number
  • 355.0092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E745.G66
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goodpaster, Andrew J.
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • United States
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • United States Military Academy
  • Generals
  • National security
  • United States
  • Cold War
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Goodpaster, Andrew J.
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • United States
  • United States Military Academy
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Friendship
  • Generals
  • National security
  • United States
Label
An unsung soldier : the life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster, Robert S. Jordan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of acronyms and abbreviations -- A career in preparation and execution -- The professional foundation -- Professional planning -- Goodpaster and the creation of NATO/SHAPE -- Solarium: the articulation of a national posture -- The "new look" -- Goodpaster with Eisenhower -- Presidential staff secretary and counselor -- A functional national security system -- National defense writ large -- Eisenhower's health crises -- The U-2 and overflights -- Arrival at the top -- Deputy commander and commander-designate in VIet Nam -- As NATO Supreme Allied Commander -- Returning to West Point as Superintendent -- Conclusions: the soldier-scholar in the national security policy process -- Afterword -- Appendix: contributions to public and voluntary service
Control code
844245517
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612512792
Lccn
2013020592
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a63591f9-14e3-4702-9c8a-f69ddc0d24d3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)844245517
Label
An unsung soldier : the life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster, Robert S. Jordan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of acronyms and abbreviations -- A career in preparation and execution -- The professional foundation -- Professional planning -- Goodpaster and the creation of NATO/SHAPE -- Solarium: the articulation of a national posture -- The "new look" -- Goodpaster with Eisenhower -- Presidential staff secretary and counselor -- A functional national security system -- National defense writ large -- Eisenhower's health crises -- The U-2 and overflights -- Arrival at the top -- Deputy commander and commander-designate in VIet Nam -- As NATO Supreme Allied Commander -- Returning to West Point as Superintendent -- Conclusions: the soldier-scholar in the national security policy process -- Afterword -- Appendix: contributions to public and voluntary service
Control code
844245517
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612512792
Lccn
2013020592
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a63591f9-14e3-4702-9c8a-f69ddc0d24d3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)844245517

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