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Author Axelrod, Alan, 1952-

Title Patton's drive : the making of America's greatest general / Alan Axelrod.

Imprint Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  355.331 P278Ba 2009    ---  Available
Description xvi, 287 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-276) and index.
Contents "I am destined to achieve some great thing" -- "A very timid operation" -- Giving Cobra its venom -- From breakout to breakthrough -- "I wish I were supreme commander" -- "Don't be fatuous, George!" -- "I belong to a different class" -- Sierra Blanca -- The Punitive Expedition -- The dogs of war -- Patton in hell.
Subject Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945.
Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945 -- Military leadership.
Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945 -- Psychology.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography.
United States. Army -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns.
United States. Army -- History -- Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 1916.
ISBN 9781599215396
Standard No. NZ1 13191586
AU@ 000044531758

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