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The Resource Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)

Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)

Label
Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir
Title
Fighting the Cold War
Title remainder
a soldier's memoir
Statement of responsibility
General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Galvin, John R.
Dewey number
355.0092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E745.G35
LC item number
A3 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
American warriors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galvin, John R
  • United States
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Cold War
  • Galvin, John R
  • United States
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Armed Forces
  • Generals
  • United States
Label
Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Pleasant Street -- The flashing eyes -- Shadows on the ceiling -- The Pleasant Street army -- If God was mad -- My nine lives -- Part II. Army life -- West Point: a time for testing -- Fort Benning: just like artillery, only bigger -- Puerto Rico: schooling -- Lanceros: continuen -- 101st Airborne Division: Hato Rey -- Fort Knox and Ginny -- Part III. War -- First Vietnam -- Pentagon: the papers -- Second Vietnam: all roads lead to Rang Rang -- Part IV. Mixed command and staff assignments -- The Fletcher School -- Stuttgart: the big staffs -- Belgium: Supreme Commanders Goodpaster and Haig -- 3rd Infantry Division -- 8th Infantry Division -- 24th Infantry Division -- VII Corps: warrior preparation -- Part V. Southern Command -- Southern Command, Panama -- Honduras -- El Salvador -- Colombia -- Part VI. Supreme commander -- Buttressing -- The White House and nuclear arms reduction -- Conventional forces in Europe -- WINTEX, the war game -- Change: the right mix -- The wall -- A strategy for change -- The First Gulf War -- Red Square -- The rescue of the Kurds -- The new force structure -- The coup -- Part VII. Global perspective -- Back to West Point, by way of Bosnia -- Ohio State University and global strategy seminars -- Back to Fletcher: leading and teaching leadership
Control code
905544174
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 517 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161037
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt13k6h5z
  • e718a990-34a3-4b46-ad2b-64c35b7d6afa
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905544174
Label
Fighting the Cold War : a soldier's memoir, General John R. Galvin, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Pleasant Street -- The flashing eyes -- Shadows on the ceiling -- The Pleasant Street army -- If God was mad -- My nine lives -- Part II. Army life -- West Point: a time for testing -- Fort Benning: just like artillery, only bigger -- Puerto Rico: schooling -- Lanceros: continuen -- 101st Airborne Division: Hato Rey -- Fort Knox and Ginny -- Part III. War -- First Vietnam -- Pentagon: the papers -- Second Vietnam: all roads lead to Rang Rang -- Part IV. Mixed command and staff assignments -- The Fletcher School -- Stuttgart: the big staffs -- Belgium: Supreme Commanders Goodpaster and Haig -- 3rd Infantry Division -- 8th Infantry Division -- 24th Infantry Division -- VII Corps: warrior preparation -- Part V. Southern Command -- Southern Command, Panama -- Honduras -- El Salvador -- Colombia -- Part VI. Supreme commander -- Buttressing -- The White House and nuclear arms reduction -- Conventional forces in Europe -- WINTEX, the war game -- Change: the right mix -- The wall -- A strategy for change -- The First Gulf War -- Red Square -- The rescue of the Kurds -- The new force structure -- The coup -- Part VII. Global perspective -- Back to West Point, by way of Bosnia -- Ohio State University and global strategy seminars -- Back to Fletcher: leading and teaching leadership
Control code
905544174
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 517 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161037
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt13k6h5z
  • e718a990-34a3-4b46-ad2b-64c35b7d6afa
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905544174

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