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Marshall, hero for our times, Leonard Mosley

Label
Marshall, hero for our times
Title
Marshall, hero for our times
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Mosley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first anecdotal, single-volume biography of George C. Marshall, one of the greatest generals in our history, a private, often enigmatic man, whose life was marked by incredible peaks and awesome depths
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mosley, Leonard
Dewey number
  • 973.918/092/4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E745.M37
LC item number
M67 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marshall, George C.
  • United States
  • Generals
  • United States
Label
Marshall, hero for our times, Leonard Mosley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 525-557) 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
  • Part One: The road to the top. 1. A disgrace to the family? -- 2. Shavetail -- 3. Fruitless search -- 4. Black Jack -- 5. Anticlimax -- 6. New deal - raw deal -- 7. Apotheosis
  • Part Two: Top man. 8. The road to Pearl -- 9. Bunglers -- 10. A day of infamous confusion -- 11. Gearing up -- 12. Turning pro -- 13. Great white stepfather -- 14. Thwarted -- 15. Perfidious allies -- 16. The bitter end -- 17. Berlin to the bomb -- 18. New direction
  • Part Three: The statesman. 19. Mission impossible -- 20. Showdown in Shanghai -- 21. "Don't Look Back" -- 22. Initiation -- 23. Marshalling Europe -- 24. Light in the refrigerator -- 25. No respite
  • Part Four: Recall. 26. Eminence Grise -- 27. Front man -- 28. Clash -- 29. Crossing the Rubicon -- 30. Chinese laundry -- 31. Final chores. -- Taps
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 570 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780878513048
Lccn
82001065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm08219365
  • (OCoLC)8219365
Label
Marshall, hero for our times, Leonard Mosley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 525-557) 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
  • Part One: The road to the top. 1. A disgrace to the family? -- 2. Shavetail -- 3. Fruitless search -- 4. Black Jack -- 5. Anticlimax -- 6. New deal - raw deal -- 7. Apotheosis
  • Part Two: Top man. 8. The road to Pearl -- 9. Bunglers -- 10. A day of infamous confusion -- 11. Gearing up -- 12. Turning pro -- 13. Great white stepfather -- 14. Thwarted -- 15. Perfidious allies -- 16. The bitter end -- 17. Berlin to the bomb -- 18. New direction
  • Part Three: The statesman. 19. Mission impossible -- 20. Showdown in Shanghai -- 21. "Don't Look Back" -- 22. Initiation -- 23. Marshalling Europe -- 24. Light in the refrigerator -- 25. No respite
  • Part Four: Recall. 26. Eminence Grise -- 27. Front man -- 28. Clash -- 29. Crossing the Rubicon -- 30. Chinese laundry -- 31. Final chores. -- Taps
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 570 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780878513048
Lccn
82001065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm08219365
  • (OCoLC)8219365

Library Locations

    • Vancouver Public Library - Central Branch Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
      49.280188 -123.114755
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