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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 stood as a key figure among the dominant American military and political personalities during the Cold War. Goodpaster served Gen. Dwight Eisenhower in establishing the international military component of NATO and then served as Staff Secretary and Defense Liaison Officer in the Eisenhower White House. He achieved the highest international military command assignment possible when, after serving in Vietnam as Deputy Commander, he was appointed NATO's Supreme Allied Commander, Europe. He was called out of retirement to restore the integrity of West Point after a major ethical crisis. Upon his final retirement and for over a quarter-century thereafter, he was actively involved in both the formal and informal world of Washington policy-making, making his mark repeatedly as a respected participant
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
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E745.G66
LC item number
J67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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
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
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
828892757
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 214 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781612512785
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013018691
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)828892757
Label
An unsung soldier : the life of Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster, Robert S. Jordan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
828892757
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 214 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781612512785
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013018691
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)828892757

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