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The Resource Presidents under fire : commanders in chief in victory and defeat, by James R. Arnold

Presidents under fire : commanders in chief in victory and defeat, by James R. Arnold

Label
Presidents under fire : commanders in chief in victory and defeat
Title
Presidents under fire
Title remainder
commanders in chief in victory and defeat
Statement of responsibility
by James R. Arnold
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on key battles from Trenton to Ia Drang, the author combines political analysis with gripping narratives of combat. Presents a history of how presidents weigh political pressures against military realities--and how their decisions play out for the men and women in the line of fire
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arnold, James R.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.A77 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil-military relations
  • Presidents
  • Executive power
  • Civil-military relations
  • Presidents
  • Executive power
  • United States
Label
Presidents under fire : commanders in chief in victory and defeat, by James R. Arnold
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-340) 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
Contents
George Washington and his revolutionary times -- James Polk's manifest destiny -- Jefferson Davis's lost cause -- Lyndon Johnson's strategy for defeat -- Presidents under fire
Control code
29182620
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780517588635
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
93038182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Presidents under fire : commanders in chief in victory and defeat, by James R. Arnold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-340) 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
Contents
George Washington and his revolutionary times -- James Polk's manifest destiny -- Jefferson Davis's lost cause -- Lyndon Johnson's strategy for defeat -- Presidents under fire
Control code
29182620
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780517588635
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
93038182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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