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Eisenhower: Comparative Analysis of the Military Leadership Styles of George C. Marshall and Eisenhower, Can Judgment Be Developed: A Case Study of Three Proven Leaders (Patton, Eisenhower, Bradley)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,470. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Two unique studies examine leadership and judgment of Eisenhower and his fellow generals: A Comparative Analysis of the Military Leadership Styles of George C. Marshall and Eisenhower, and Can Judgment Be Developed: A Case Study of Three Proven Leaders (Patton, Eisenhower, Bradley).
TITANIUM - The true reality behind the German ‘Wonder Weapons’; Volume 2: The Space Age
Price: $26.90 USD. Words: 118,230. Language: German. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
On the basis of up-to-date intensive research including several new released WWII secret documents as well post-war papers it emerged in the meantime that the USA in 1954 sent already several satellites into space.
Eisenhower: His Model of Shared War Powers, Strategic Operator and Leader, Cultivating Strategic Thinking, Negotiating War Powers with Congress
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This collection reproduces several interesting reports: The Eisenhower Model Of Shared War Powers; Eisenhower, Strategic Operator and Leader; and Cultivating Strategic Thinking: The Eisenhower Model.
Eisenhower: Military Assistance Policies During the Eisenhower Administration - Shaped by World Events, Reorganization Around Findings of Draper Committee, Five Regional Policies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
When World War II ended, the U.S. was left as one of the remaining superpowers. Although the Soviets were also very strong militarily, the U.S. found itself as the one nation with the most stable political and economic conditions, as well as being one of the two remaining military superpowers.
Eisenhower: The Colonels' Revolt: Eisenhower, The Army, and the Politics of National Security - Budgetary Politics and Interservice Rivalries, Role of Nuclear Weapons, Korean War Policy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,520. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This paper reviews the budgetary politics and interservice rivalries involved in the formulation of President Dwight D. Eisenhower's defense policies. Specifically, the paper chronicles the reaction of the U.S. Army General Staff to proposals to greatly increase U.S. reliance on strategic air power at the expense of Army force structure and modernization.
Eisenhower: The Most Reasonable of Unreasonable Men: Eisenhower as Strategic General in World War II - Lifelong Student, Supreme Commander, Moral Leader, Extraordinary Personal Energy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This paper investigates General Dwight D. Eisenhower's roles as strategist and strategic general during World War II. Eisenhower had zero combat experience and was still a colonel on the Army rolls when selected for four-star unified command.
Eisenhower: The Suez Crisis - An Appraisal of Presidential Leadership, The Aswan Dam Problem, Diplomatic Marathon, Outbreak of War, Alliance with Britain and France in Peril, Final Resolution
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 117,690. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The Suez crisis of 1956 is a valuable case for the examination of presidential leadership since the Middle East crisis was important and complex enough to engage the President in a full test of his ability as chief executive and crisis manager.
Eisenhower: The Leadership Development of Dwight D. Eisenhower and George S. Patton Jr., Military Education, Mentorship, Self-Development, Determination, Ike's Years with MacArthur, Patton in Combat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
General Dwight D. Eisenhower and General George S. Patton Jr. demonstrated superb leadership in World War II. Their childhood upbringing, military education, Army assignments, as well as the mentoring they received during the interwar period essentially strengthened their development, making them triumphant leaders.
Eisenhower: Ike and Clausewitz on the Western Front, Relationship with Fox Conner, Comparative Study of Soldiers Turned Political Leader - Grant and Eisenhower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The teacher-student relationship that Conner and Eisenhower shared is by far the most famous and most cited in the area of military mentoring. This relationship began when Eisenhower reported to Panama. Eisenhower's assignment as Conner's brigade executive officer at Camp Gaillard in Panama began a significant transition in Eisenhower's professional education.
Eisenhower: Watershed at Leavenworth, the Command and General Staff School; Centennial Review and Bibliography, Ike's Drive, Individualism, and Sense of Purpose from World War II to the Presidency
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Eisenhower's year at Leavenworth can best be understood in the context of several themes that characterized his life. One theme was his inspired competitiveness and consistent concern with how well he was succeeding. Ike was a competitor and despite his likability and basic humility was committed to doing his best.
The Essential Eisenhower: World War II General and President - Comprehensive Collection of Histories and Studies of Life, Education, War Record, and Presidency, Strategic Leadership, Judgment, Thought
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 380,120. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This is a comprehensive and massive compilation of reports, documents, and academic research papers about the life and career of Dwight Eisenhower, the 34th President of the United States and commanding general of the Allied forces in World War II.
Operación Jaque-Cinematográfico rescate de 15 secuestrados en poder de las Farc
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Recuento histórico y análisis estratégico de la fulgurante Operación Jaque: Cinemátográfica acción militar colombiana para rescatar 15 secuestrados que eran torturados por las Farc. Esta incursión es calificada como la mas connotada en la historia del hemisferio americano. por concepción y ejecución equiparable a las célebres maniobras del Caballo de Troya, el Gran Sasso y Chavín de Huantar.
Creative Mythology (Masks of God, vol. IV)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 277,700. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
Explore the power of myth as it exploded from medieval Europe into the modern world. In this fourth volume of The Masks of God — Joseph Campbell's major work of comparative mythology — the pre-emimenent mythologist looks at the birth of the modern, individualistic mythology as it developed in Europe beginning in the twelfth century A.D. up through the modernist art of the twentieth century.
Смутьяны. 400 лет борьбы с мятежами, революциями и заговорами
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: Russian. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
В книге автор дает очерк истории подавления заговоров и мятежей, направленных против русской государственности и высшей власти.
Essential Guide to America's National Parks: Official Index for 2016, Complete Listing of All NPS Areas by State, with National Parks, Wilderness and Heritage Areas, Wild and Scenic Rivers, Trails
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » History » Natural history
This reproduction of the National Parks Index 2012-2016 is a complete administrative listing of the National Park System's areas and related areas. It has been revised to reflect congressional actions.
TITANIUM - The true reality behind the German ‘Wonder Weapons’: Volume 4: Longwaves
Price: $26.90 USD. Words: 76,820. Language: German. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
Already more than seventy years ago now the technology of ultra high frequency radio waves had been pushed to its limits supported by early complex computing devices.
Essential Guide to Military Ethics: Army Professionalism, The Military Ethic, and Officership in the 21st Century - McMaster Speeches – Fort Leavenworth Symposium, Professional Ethic and the State
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 144,880. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces five valuable monographs and documents about military ethics, including the 2015 Fort Leavenworth Ethics Symposium.
American Civil War History: Battlefield Atlas of Price's Missouri Expedition of 1864 – Road to Saint Louis, Battle of Lexington, Mine Creek, Marmaduke’s Raids, General Samuel Curtis, Sterling Price
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This exceptionally detailed and authoritative atlas of a major Civil War campaign is a superb leader development tool and educational reference, providing a heavy dose of tactical detail and a significant focus on the operational level of war. The campaign provides a host of issues to be examined.
Sixteen Cases of Mission Command: Historical Accounts of Battles in American Civil War, Battle of Nile, War of 1812, World War II Europe and Pacific, Corregidor, Sicily, Iraq War, Afghanistan War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This collection of historical vignettes seeks to sharpen our understanding of Mission Command philosophy and practice by providing examples from the past in which Mission Command principles played a decisive role. Some vignettes show junior officers following their commander’s intent and exercising disciplined initiative in very chaotic combat operations.
From One Leader to Another: Volumes I and II – Observations, Insights, and Advice from Over 50 Serving and Retired Senior NCOs on Tasks, Skills, Values, and Responsibilities for the Army Today
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 199,850. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These works are a collection of observations, insights, and advice from over 50 serving and retired Senior Non-Commissioned Officers. These experienced Army leaders have provided for the reader, outstanding mentorship on leadership skills, tasks, and responsibilities relevant to our Army today.