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The Resource American warlords : how Roosevelt's high command led America to victory in World War II, Jonathan W. Jordan

American warlords : how Roosevelt's high command led America to victory in World War II, Jonathan W. Jordan

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American warlords : how Roosevelt's high command led America to victory in World War II
Title
American warlords
Title remainder
how Roosevelt's high command led America to victory in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan W. Jordan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Takes readers behind closed doors where President Franklin D. Rooseveltwhen war in Europe and Asia threatened America's shores, and his friends became his foes, his enemies his alliesturned to one of history's most remarkable triumvirates to lead America from isolation to the summit of global power
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Jonathan W.
Dewey number
973.917092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Stimson, Henry L.
  • Marshall, George C.
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • Command of troops
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
Label
American warlords : how Roosevelt's high command led America to victory in World War II, Jonathan W. Jordan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
"There must be some mistake" -- Bringing the war home. "New powers of destruction" ; Three minutes ; "The hand that held the dagger" ; "Fewer and better Roosevelts" ; The New Deal war ; "One-fifty-eight" ; The parable of the garden hose ; Inching into war ; Beggars banquet ; Last stand of the old guard ; Year of the snake ; Kido butai -- A new doctor. Kicking over anthills ; "Do your best to save them" ; "O.K. F.D.R." ; "There are times when men have to die" ; "Inter arma silent leges" ; Rolling in the deep ; Sharks and lions ; "Lights of perverted science" ; Midway's glow ; "The burned child dreads fire" ; Chairman of the Board ; Along the watchtower ; Girdles, beer, and coffee ; The devil's bridge ; "Hollywood and the Bible" ; "A war of personalities" ; Blind spots ; Stickpins ; The first casualty ; Landings, Luzon, and Lady Lex ; "A vital difference of faith" ; Plains of Abraham ; The indispensable man ; "Dirty baseball" ; Vinegar Joe and Peanut's wife ; A Russian uncle ; Reno and granite ; "Considerable sob stuff" ; Sorrows of war ; "Dr. Win-the-War" ; Halcyon plus five ; Hatfields and McCoys ; Mr. Catch ; Trampling out the vintage ; Old wounds ; Voltaire's battalions ; Counting stars ; The tsarina's bedroom ; "O captain" -- Swords, plowshares, and atoms. Truman ; Downfall ; "Come and see" ; "This is a peace warning"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 607 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780451414571
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014036427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
American warlords : how Roosevelt's high command led America to victory in World War II, Jonathan W. Jordan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
"There must be some mistake" -- Bringing the war home. "New powers of destruction" ; Three minutes ; "The hand that held the dagger" ; "Fewer and better Roosevelts" ; The New Deal war ; "One-fifty-eight" ; The parable of the garden hose ; Inching into war ; Beggars banquet ; Last stand of the old guard ; Year of the snake ; Kido butai -- A new doctor. Kicking over anthills ; "Do your best to save them" ; "O.K. F.D.R." ; "There are times when men have to die" ; "Inter arma silent leges" ; Rolling in the deep ; Sharks and lions ; "Lights of perverted science" ; Midway's glow ; "The burned child dreads fire" ; Chairman of the Board ; Along the watchtower ; Girdles, beer, and coffee ; The devil's bridge ; "Hollywood and the Bible" ; "A war of personalities" ; Blind spots ; Stickpins ; The first casualty ; Landings, Luzon, and Lady Lex ; "A vital difference of faith" ; Plains of Abraham ; The indispensable man ; "Dirty baseball" ; Vinegar Joe and Peanut's wife ; A Russian uncle ; Reno and granite ; "Considerable sob stuff" ; Sorrows of war ; "Dr. Win-the-War" ; Halcyon plus five ; Hatfields and McCoys ; Mr. Catch ; Trampling out the vintage ; Old wounds ; Voltaire's battalions ; Counting stars ; The tsarina's bedroom ; "O captain" -- Swords, plowshares, and atoms. Truman ; Downfall ; "Come and see" ; "This is a peace warning"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 607 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780451414571
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014036427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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