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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
OClCo
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
American warriors
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.) -- Preface -- 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 -- 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 -- Epilogue --Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
sky2ocm73852640
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 517 pages 16 unnumbered pges of plates
Isbn
9780813161013
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014049386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by General David H. Petraeus, USA (Ret.) -- Preface -- 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 -- 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 -- Epilogue --Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
sky2ocm73852640
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 517 pages 16 unnumbered pges of plates
Isbn
9780813161013
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014049386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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