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Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, DC: U. S. Army Center of Military History, 2003. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. iii [printed on one side only], 75 [printed on both sides],  pages. Chronology of Events. Illustrations. Maps. Selected Biographic Sketches of Union and Confederate Leaders. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Sticker residue on back cover. The Center of Military History accurately collects, preserves, interprets, and expresses the Army's history and material culture to more broadly educate and develop our force, the military profession, and the nation. It accomplish this mission through its primary lines of effort, which entail managing the Army's field history program; developing a cohesive Army museum program; providing historical support to Army leadership; creating and administering a historical knowledge management system; and researching, presenting, and preserving the Army's history and heritage. Its work with Army schools ensures that the study of history is an important part of the training of officers and noncommissioned officers. Its support the use of history to foster unit pride and to give soldiers an understanding of the Army's past, with much of this educational work occurring at field historical offices and in Army museums.
Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2000. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xxviii, 723,  pages. List of Maps. Important Military Terms, Acronyms, and Place-names. Maps. Chronology of Events. Author's Note on Technical Information. Notes. Sources and Bibliography. Index. Ink notation on fep. Minor ding to top boards. Professor Bergerud's specialization has been the study of war and peace in the 20th century, particularly regarding the United States and Asia.
Washington DC: United States Department of the Army, 1961. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. This is the Official Magazine of the Department of the Army. 128 pages. Illustrations (color on the covers). Maps. Occasional footnotes. Cover has some wear and soiling. Cover has some creasing. Some page corner curling. The mission of Army Information Digest was to keep personnel of the Army aware of trends and developments of professional concerns. The Digest was published under the supervision of the Army Chief of Information to provide timely and authoritative information on policies, plans, operations, and technical developments of the Department of the Army to the Active Army, Army National Guard, and Army Reserve. It also served as a vehicle for timely expression of the views of the Secretary of the Army and the Chief of Staff and assisted in the achievement of information objectives of the Army.
New York: Praeger, 1981. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xxi, , 345,  pages. Maps. Tables. List of Abbreviations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Cover has minor wear and soiling. Lt.Col.-Dr. John A. English (born 12 October 1940) is a Canadian Army veteran and a writer on historical and military topics. English was educated at Royal Roads (1958–60) and the Royal Military College (1960–62), he went on leave without pay to attain an MA in history from Duke University in 1963-64. He passed final promotion exams in 1966 and graduated from Canadian Forces Staff College in 1972. He first joined the King's Own Calgary Regiment and from 1962 served in the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada until 1970, when he moved to Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry. In 1980 he attained an MA in war studies from RMC, and a Ph.D. from Queen's University in 1989 while still in service. English served as a NATO war plans officer, Chief of Tactics of the Combat Training Centre, instructor at the Canadian Land Forces Command and Staff College, and curriculum director of the National Defence College. English retired from the Canadian army after 37 years of service in 1993. In 1992 English accepted a professorship at Queen's University. For five years between 1997 and 2002 English served as a Professor of Strategy with the US Naval War College. On return to Canada he was employed until November 2003 as director of the Defence Minister's Monitoring Committee on Change. On 19 October 2004 the Minister appointed him Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of the Brockville Rifles and from 2010-2013 he served as Honorary Colonel.
New York: The H. K. Fly Company, 1918. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. 372 pages., frontis illus., Illustration. some stains & foxing to text, stains & scratches to fore-edge, rear bd weak, bds scuffed & stained. Small tears at spine, spine faded. General Foch was Commander of the Allied Armies during World War I.
New York, N.Y. HarperBusiness, 2000. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xx, 219,  pages. Inscribed by the author on the fep. Inscription reads: To Jim: I've learned at least one important thing today: Always look up. David H. Freedman 1/19/00. Includes Foreword: The Leadership Imperative by Gen. Charles C. Krulak, Thirty-first Commandant, United States Marine Corps. Acknowledgments; and Introduction, as well as chapters on Planning and Decision-making; Mission; Structure; Educating Managers; Developing Managers; Directing People; Motivating People; Culture; Tactics; and Organizational Change. Also includes Sources, The Marine Corps Management Principles, and an Index. Also includes Foreword (The Leadership Imperative); Acknowledgments; and Introduction; as well as chapters on Planning and Decision-Making; Mission; Structure; Educating Managers; Developing Managers; Directing People; Motivating People; Culture; Tactics; and Organizational Change. Also includes Sources, as well as the Marine Corps Management Principles, and an index. Freedman is a science journalist and author. he is a contributing writer at The Atlantic, where he has had several cover stories, and semi-regular cover-story contributor to Newsweek. He has contributed to a number of publications, including Scientific American, Politico, Quanta, Men’s Journal, and others. He is the author of five books, including this influential title on the U.S. Marine Corps.