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Eisenhower As Strategist

The Coherent Use Of Military Power In War And Peace

by Steven Metz

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: political,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Presidents & Heads of State

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8424654M
    ISBN 10141021754X
    ISBN 109781410217547
    OCLC/WorldCa163569616

    Bartholomew Sparrow, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, talks about [The Strategist: Brent Scowcroft and the Call of National Security], his biography of former National Security.   The theory came from the 19th-century Prussian strategist Carl von Clausewitz, whose difficult classic, “On War,” Eisenhower mastered, as almost no one else in the Army at the time did.

      Herbert Brownell, former U.S. Attorney General and senior campaign strategist for President Dwight D. Eisenhower, talks about his relationship with President Eisenhower, the .   I don't know about best, but one has been studied by every general for over years. The Art of War, by Chinese General Sun Tsu around BC. In the 18th century Carl Von Clausewitz wrote “On War” covering all aspects. A compilation of his ide.

      Bevan: Eisenhower was also a winner, clearly, and was a planner and a strategist. But yet, as you mentioned in the book, Normandy was one of the biggest risks ever. Susan Eisenhower, strategist and international affairs expert, is an award-winning author, frequent television news guest and distinguished lecturer. Ms. Eisenhower is President of the Eisenhower Group, Inc, which provides strategic counsel on political, business and public affairs projects and Chairman Emeritus of the Eisenhower Institute.


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Experience. Eisenhower, the simple soldier, thus transmuted into Eisenhower, the strategist. The determination to master even unsavory tasks when duty demanded was an enduring trait of Eisenhower's character.

Whether an unwilling strategist or not, this allowed him to transcend inhibitions and join the ranks of more naturally. Title Eisenhower as strategist: the coherent use of military power in war and peace / Summary Few if any American officers performed a wider array of strategic functions as Dwight D.

Eisenhower--he was a staff planner in the War Department, wartime commander of a massive coalition force, peacetime Chief of Staff, and Supreme Allied Commander in Europe. U.S. Army General Dwight David Eisenhower was the Supreme Commander of Allied forces in Europe during World War II.

A brilliant strategist and an expert in logistics and organization, Eisenhower planned Operation Overlord, the successful invasion of Europe by way of the English Channel. D-Day remains history's largest amphibious by: 4. Get this from a library.

Eisenhower as strategist: the coherent use of military power in war and peace. [Steven Metz; Army War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute.] -- Few if any American officers performed a wider array of strategic functions as Dwight D.

Eisenhower--he was a staff planner in the War Department, wartime commander of a massive coalition force. Read this book on Questia.

Eisenhower as Strategist: The Coherent Use of Military Power in War and Peace by Steven Metz, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Eisenhower as Strategist: The Coherent Use of Military Power in War and Peace (). A collection of quotes by Dwight D.

Eisenhower on weapons, freedom, time, democrats, security, freedom, power, politics, humor, peace and strategy. Dwight David Ike Eisenhower was a soldier and politician, who served the United States Army as a five star general and went on to serve as the 34th President of the United States of America for two.

Excellent read. Focuses primarily on President Eisenhower's foreign policy portraying Eisenhower as a very astute and often underestimated strategist. An excellent bridge and poker player, Eisenhower applies the same skills to dealing with foreign policy by: Ike’s Triumphs By Paul Lettow.

As president, Eisenhower was a strategist, just as he had been as a military commander. He was a habitual planner who sought to take the initiative rather than Author: Paul Lettow. Eisenhower as Strategist: The Coherent Use of Military Power in War and Peace.

Book, Publications / By SSI Publications. Author: Dr Steven Metz. Few if any American officers performed a wider array of strategic functions as Dwight D. Eisenhower–he was a staff planner in the War Department, wartime commander of a massive coalition force.

Get this from a library. Eisenhower as Strategist: The Coherent Use of Military Power in War and Peace. [Steven Metz; ARMY WAR COLL STRATEGIC STUDIES INST CARLISLE BARRACKS PA.;] -- The author examines Eisenhower's military career for important lessons on how a coherent strategy should and should not be built, particularly in times of strategic transition.

This biography shows Ike Eisenhower as a subtle but brutal strategist who staved off war in uncertain times. Reviewed by Stephen P. Randolph Evan Thomas’ Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret War to Save the World joins the flood tide of recent Eisenhower biographies, all aimed at countering the memory of Ike as a detached.

Summary 'Eisenhower on Leadership' U.S. Army General Dwight David Eisenhower was the Supreme Commander of Allied forces in Europe during World War II. A brilliant strategist and an expert in logistics and organization, Eisenhower planned Operation Overlord, the successful invasion of Europe by way of the English Channel.

Eisenhower then directed the amphibious assault of Sicily and the Italian mainland, which resulted in the fall of Rome. Then, as supreme commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces (), he gave the order to launch the Normandy Invasion on D-Day, ie, June 6,   Buy Eisenhower as Strategist by Steven Metz from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages:   A reviewer names his Eisenhower favorites.

did write his own well-received Eisenhower book: almost all of whom regarded Ike as a rank amateur and poor strategist. Smith deals with this. US Presidents: Dwight Eisenhower (nonfiction) Nonfiction books about Dwight D. Eisenhower (aka "Ike") and his presidency/administration - as well as Eisenhower's time in the military (as it was formative to his presidency and one of his campaign selling points).

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Ambrose brings Eisenhower's experience of the Second World War to life, showing in vivid detail how the general's skill as a diplomat and a military strategist contributed to Allied successes in North Africa and in Europe and established him as one of the greatest military leaders in the world.

A big, ambitious, and enthralling new biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower, full of fascinating details and anecdotes, which places particular emphasis on his brilliant generalship and leadership in World War Two, and provides, with the advantage of hindsight, a far more acute analysis of his character and personality than any that has previously been available, reaching the/5.

Sun Tzu was a Chinese general, military strategist, and philosopher who lived in the Spring and Autumn period of ancient China. Most people know Sun Tzu from the world famous book, ‘The Art of War’. He was also revered in Chinese and the Culture of Asia as a.

This is a remarkable a book about an extraordinary man who was Dwight Eisenhower’s “right hand” for foreign policy. a senior strategist on Eisenhower’s presidential campaign and.

Published in“Eisenhower in War and Peace” is Jean Edward Smith’s third presidential biography (following “Grant” in and “FDR” in ). Smith taught political science at the University of Toronto for 35 years and at Marshall University for 12 years.

His most recent (and controversial) biography “Bush” was published in July How Dwight D. Eisenhower led America through a transformational time—by a DC policy strategist, security expert and his granddaughter.

Few people have made decisions as momentous as Eisenhower, nor has one person had to make such a varied range of them.