Supreme Command

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471105148
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SUPREME COMMAND is about leadership in wartime, or more precisely about the tension between two kinds of leadership, civil and military.

Supreme Command

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 074324222X
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The lessons of the book apply not just to President Bush and other world leaders in the war on terrorism, but to anyone who faces extreme adversity at the head of a free organization -- including leaders and managers throughout the ...

Supreme Command

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743230493
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Presents an account of leadership in wartime that emphasizes the tension between civil and military leadership, citing the examples of such figures as Lincoln and Churchill to reveal fundamental aspects of leadership that are crucial today.

Conquered Into Liberty

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451624115
Size: 58.51 MB
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The author of Supreme Command documents the turbulent history of a contested corridor between Albany and Montreal, offering analyses of a series of pivotal battles to explain how they shaped American military culture for more than a century ...

Military Misfortunes

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439135487
Size: 66.34 MB
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As recent events prove, Military Misfortunes will be required reading for as long as armies go to war.

Indispensable

Author: Gautam Mukunda
Publisher: Harvard Business Press
ISBN: 1422186717
Size: 65.13 MB
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Profiling a mix of historic and modern figures—from Thomas Jefferson and Abraham Lincoln to Winston Churchill and Judah Folkman—and telling the stories of how they came to power and how they made the most important decisions of their ...

Civilian Control Of The Military

Author: Michael C. Desch
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801866395
Size: 54.10 MB
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"Power and Military Effectiveness is an instructive reassessment of the increasingly popular belief that military success is one of democracy's many virtues.

American Civil Military Relations

Author: Suzanne C. Nielsen
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801892872
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Using this seminal work as a point of departure, experts in the fields of political science, history, and sociology ask what has been learned and what more needs to be investigated in the relationship between civilian and military sectors ...

Our Army

Author: Jason K. Dempsey
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400832170
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Our Army adds needed nuance to our understanding of a profession that seems increasingly distant from the average American.

Armed Servants

Author: Peter Feaver
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674036772
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In this book, Peter Feaver proposes an ambitious new theory that treats civil-military relations as a principal-agent relationship, with the civilian executive monitoring the actions of military agents, the "armed servants" of the nation ...