The Resource Roosevelt's centurions : FDR and the commanders he led to victory in World War II, Joseph E. Persico, (electronic resource)

Roosevelt's centurions : FDR and the commanders he led to victory in World War II, Joseph E. Persico, (electronic resource)

Label
Roosevelt's centurions : FDR and the commanders he led to victory in World War II
Title
Roosevelt's centurions
Title remainder
FDR and the commanders he led to victory in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Joseph E. Persico
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains how Franklin D. Roosevelt assumed the role of a hands-on wartime leader, discussing his contributions to military strategy and analyzing how his decisions may have helped end or prolonged the war
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
973.917092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.P467 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
OverDrive Collection
Label
Roosevelt's centurions : FDR and the commanders he led to victory in World War II, Joseph E. Persico, (electronic resource)
Link
http://epl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=11D7DB54-9DF7-492C-9DCF-C1CC43ED6091
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 561-572) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The day we almost lost the army -- An end of neutrality -- From Barbarossa to the Atlantic Charter -- An undeclared war -- Pearl Harbor -- The President and General Macarthur -- Philippines lost, China on the brink -- Europe a debate, Pacific a victory -- North Africa : FDR versus the generals -- Sea war, air war -- Torch : the political education of Dwight Eisenhower -- The home front -- Unconditional surrender -- From Pacific islands to desert sands -- Italy invaded, Germany blasted -- From Tarawa to Tehran -- D-day -- MacArthur versus King : FDR's decision -- Europe : broad axe versus the spear -- Stilwell leaves China, Macarthur returns to Philippines -- From the home front to Yalta -- Leveling Japan, invading Okinawa -- To take Berlin? -- Death of the Commander-in-chief -- Anatomy of victory
Control code
ocn846844616
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 650 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679645436
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o846844616
  • (CaAE) o846844616
  • (OCoLC)846844616

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