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: 1471105148
Size: 53.75 MB
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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: 0743230493
Size: 51.55 MB
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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.

A Question Of Command

Author: Mark Moyar
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300156014
Size: 30.44 MB
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With counterinsurgency now one of the most pressing issues facing the United States, this book is a must-read for policymakers, military officers, and citizens.

The Big Stick

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465096573
Size: 35.86 MB
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In The Big Stick, Eliot A. Cohen-a scholar and practitioner of international relations-disagrees. He argues that hard power remains essential for American foreign policy.

Military Misfortunes

Author: Eliot A. Cohen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439135487
Size: 59.30 MB
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As recent events prove, Military Misfortunes will be required reading for as long as armies go to war.

Every War Must End

Author: Fred Charles Iklé
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231136662
Size: 55.70 MB
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"Every War Must End" analyzes the many critical obstacles to ending a war -- an aspect of military strategy that is frequently and tragically overlooked.

Armed Servants

Author: Peter Feaver
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674036772
Size: 17.72 MB
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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 ...

American Civil Military Relations

Author: Suzanne C. Nielsen
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801892872
Size: 31.92 MB
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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 ...

Soldiers And Civilians

Author: Peter Feaver
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262561426
Size: 24.47 MB
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Essays on the emerging military-civilian divide in the United States.