George Marshall: Defender Of The Republic
ISBN: 1101990988
EAN13: 9781101990988
Language: English
Release Date: Jul 7, 2020
Pages: 704
Dimensions: 1.535433" H x 9.173228" L x 6.141732" W
Weight: 1.571896 lbs.
Format: Paperback
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The extraordinary career of George Catlett Marshall--America's most distinguished soldier-statesman since George Washington--whose selfless leadership and moral character influenced the course of two world wars and helped define the American century.

I've read several biographies of Marshall, but I think David] Roll's may be the best of the bunch.--Thomas E. Ricks, New York Times Book Review - Powerful.--The Wall Street Journal - Enthralling.--Andrew Roberts - Important.--William I. Hitchcock - Majestic.--Susan Page - Engrossing.--Andrew J. Bacevich - Judicious.--Walter Isaacson - Definitive.--Kirkus

Winston Churchill called him World War I's organizer of victory. Harry Truman said he was the greatest military man that this country ever produced. Today, in our era of failed leadership, few lives are more worthy of renewed examination than Marshall and his fifty years of loyal service to the defense of his nation and its values.

Even as a young officer he was heralded as a genius, a reputation that grew when in WI he planned and executed a nighttime movement of more than a half million troops from one battlefield to another that led to the armistice. Between the wars he helped modernize combat training, and Read More chevron_right

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