The Resource The art of command : military leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell, edited by Harry S. Laver and Jeffrey J. Matthews, (electronic resource)

The art of command : military leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell, edited by Harry S. Laver and Jeffrey J. Matthews, (electronic resource)

Label
The art of command : military leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell
Title
The art of command
Title remainder
military leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harry S. Laver and Jeffrey J. Matthews
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What essential leadership lessons do we learn by distilling the actions and ideas of great military commanders such as George Washington, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and Colin Powell? The Art of Command illustrates that great leaders become great through a commitment not only to develop vital skills but also to surmount personal shortcomings. Harry S. Laver, Jeffrey J. Matthews, and the other contributing authors identify nine core characteristics of highly effective leadership, such as integrity, determination, vision, and charisma, and nine significant figures in American military history whose ca
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U52
LC item number
.A77 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Laver, Harry S
  • Matthews, Jeffrey J.
  • JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Admirals
  • Command of troops
  • United States
  • United States
  • Military Science
  • HISTORY
  • Admirals
  • Armed Forces
  • Command of troops
  • Generals
  • United States
Label
The art of command : military leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell, edited by Harry S. Laver and Jeffrey J. Matthews, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Cover Page; Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Contents; Foreword; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Leadership for War and Peace; Introduction: Leadership for War and Peace; 1. Integrity and Leadership: George Washington; 1. Integrity and Leadership: George Washington; 2. Determination and Leadership: Ulysses S. Grant; 2. Determination and Leadership: Ulysses S. Grant; 3. Institutional Leadership: George C. Marshall; 3. Institutional Leadership: George C. Marshall; 4. Cross-Cultural Leadership: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 276 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813173122
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgfs1
  • 582223E2-F4C9-49B0-8A75-60A39721A08A
System control number
  • (OCoLC)262835162
  • (OCoLC)ocn262835162
Label
The art of command : military leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell, edited by Harry S. Laver and Jeffrey J. Matthews, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Cover Page; Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Contents; Foreword; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Leadership for War and Peace; Introduction: Leadership for War and Peace; 1. Integrity and Leadership: George Washington; 1. Integrity and Leadership: George Washington; 2. Determination and Leadership: Ulysses S. Grant; 2. Determination and Leadership: Ulysses S. Grant; 3. Institutional Leadership: George C. Marshall; 3. Institutional Leadership: George C. Marshall; 4. Cross-Cultural Leadership: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 276 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813173122
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgfs1
  • 582223E2-F4C9-49B0-8A75-60A39721A08A
System control number
  • (OCoLC)262835162
  • (OCoLC)ocn262835162

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