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Author Calhoun, Mark T.

Title General Lesley J. McNair : unsung architect of the US Army / Mark T. Calhoun.

Publication Info. Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2015]

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Description xvii, 412 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Modern war studies
Modern war studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-395) and index.
Contents Innovation in peace and war -- From cadet to commander: birth of an innovator -- World War I -- McNair: war planner -- Interwar education and training -- Professor of Military Science and Tactics at Purdue -- The Army War College class of 1928-1929 -- Getting over the hump -- Rise to prominence, 1935-1940 -- World War II: the culmination of a career -- Protective mobilization -- Training the Army ground forces -- The Army ground forces at war -- Epilogue.
Subject McNair, Lesley James, 1883-1944.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
United States. Army -- Officers -- Biography.
Military education -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States. Army -- Officers -- Training of -- History -- 20th century.
Soldiers -- Training of -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Biography.
McNair, Lesley James, 1883-1944. (OCoLC)fst00327541
United States. Army. (OCoLC)fst00533532
World War (1914-1918) (OCoLC)fst01180746
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Armed Forces -- Officers. (OCoLC)fst00814617
Armed Forces -- Officers -- Training of. (OCoLC)fst01351837
Generals. (OCoLC)fst00939841
Military education. (OCoLC)fst01021108
Soldiers -- Training of. (OCoLC)fst01125324
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9780700620692 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700620699 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780700620708 (ebook)

 
    
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