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Patton (Library Edition Great Generals)

Alan Axelrod

Patton (Library Edition Great Generals)

by Alan Axelrod

  • 326 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Blackstone Audiobooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Generals,
  • Biography,
  • United States,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Unabridged Audio - Autobiography/Biography,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Military - United States,
  • History, Military,
  • Audiobooks,
  • 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBrian Emerson (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8107809M
    ISBN 100786169982
    ISBN 109780786169986

      Now from Bill O'Reilly, iconic anchor of The O'Reilly Factor, comes the most epic book of all in this multimillion-selling series: Killing Patton. General George S. Patton, Jr. died under mysterious circumstances in the months following the end of World War : Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.   How Patton Oswalt steered his late wife's brilliant final book to completion this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

    Patton is a American epic biographical war film about U.S. General George S. Patton during World War stars George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Michael Bates and Karl Michael was directed by Franklin J. Schaffner from a script by Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North, who based their screenplay on the biography Patton: Ordeal and Triumph by Ladislas Farago and Omar Bradley's Music by: Jerry Goldsmith. Patton is a film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner and co-written by Francis Ford Coppola, based on the life of General George S. Patton and starring George C. Scott in his most iconic role.. The film concerns Patton as he leads the American forces during World War the battlefield, he was a competent commander respected by both sides.

      Gen. George S. Patton Jr. comes to life in these pages as one of the most colorful, enigmatic, and unfairly maligned leaders in U.S. military history. Often caricatured—as in the big-screen biopic, Patton—the general was a complex blend of battle-tested strengths and 5/5. A new book by a nephew of General Patton, Frederick Ayer Jr., entitled, “Before the Colors Fade,” which has just been published, is a personal, friendly and admiring recollection of the general.


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Patton (Library Edition Great Generals) by Alan Axelrod Download PDF EPUB FB2

Blood, Guts, and Grease: George S. Patton in World War I (American Warrior Series) by Jon B. Mikolashek and Paul T. Mikolashek | out of 5 stars 1. Martin Blumenson's "Patton: The Man Behind the Legend, " is an insightful, succinct biography of the most famous American general of the twentieth century.

Much shorter than Carlo D'Este's "Patton: A Genius for War," this book would make a good introduction to Patton for the general or casual reader/5(54).

This field library included the Bible (which he read religiously, in both senses of the word), a prayer book, Caesar’s commentaries, and a complete set of Kipling’s works, which may have included as many as 38 volumes. As a result of Patton’s lifetime of reading, he had an encyclopedic knowledge of strategy to draw from in leading his : Brett And Kate Mckay.

The book Patton: The Man Behind the Legend, is a wonderful book. This book is based on a man named George S. Patton. George S.

Patton book was a senior officer of the United States Army that is know for his leadership. In this the book it Patton book about his life and what he's accomplished.4/5. Patton: A Genius for War. Carlo D'Este Buy from $ Patton: Ordeal and Triumph.

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Alan. Carlo D’Este’s Patton: A Genius for War, mentioned by Mr. Tang’s Answer, is an outstanding book. I would, however, give the nod to Patton: The Man Behind the Legend by Martin Blumenson. The latter author was the editor of The Patton Papers and bro.

Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner. With George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Stephen Young, Michael Strong. The World War II phase of the career of controversial American general George S.

/10(K). George Patton, U.S. Army officer who was an outstanding practitioner of mobile tank warfare in the European and Mediterranean theaters during World War II. His strict discipline, toughness, and self-sacrifice elicited exceptional pride within his ranks.

George S. Patton, America's greatest combat general of the Second World War, was assassinated after the conflict with the connivance of US leaders, according to a new book.

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The most common mistakes that can cost you thousands. How to get a. Comedian Patton Oswalt is honoring the work of his late wife, Michelle McNamara. She was a true crime author who wrote for her blog, and Los Angeles Magazine. Wallpaper Book Shades. Design Studio: Patton Wallcovering Distributor: Patton Wallcovering Shades Wallpaper Book by Patton.

Everyday Price: $ Sale Price: $ Quantity. Add to Cart. VIEW LARGER. TU Luxor Print Wallpaper. Shades Wallpaper Book by Patton. Everyday. George Patton revolutionizes warfare while struggling with his inner demons during times of peace. Axelrod (Patton on Leadership,etc.) kicks off editor General Wesley Clark’s “Great Generals Series” with a compact but insightful volume on one of the most controversial military leaders in American history, a man who, in his own mind, was born and bred to be a warrior.

Patton was a Type-A field general with many great qualities, a very "conservatively" minded individual with strong ideals and grand motivations.

The narrator has an inflection while reading the book that seemingly betrays negative personal feelings towards Patton. It is like he doesn't like Patton or the book but he is hired to read it.

Patton’s extraordinary battle skills, however, would play a critical role as his Third Army drove to the heart of Germany. This book is sure to become the definitive work on the life of this. Legendary for his tactical speed in war, General George S.

Patton () was also notable for drama and style. Unfortunately, this plodding biography is not. The historic image of Patton has been indelibly molded by George C.

Scott's film performance: histrionic, brilliant, bellicose, foul-mouthed—and more than a little insane. Retired US Army lieutenant colonel and military. Incensed by what he considers a slacker, Patton smacks the poor soldier and orders him to get well in a hurry.

This incident results in his losing his. George Smith Patton, Jr., –, American general, b. San Gabriel, Calif. A graduate of West Point (), he served in World War I and was wounded while commanding a tank brigade in France.

Patton Special Events Committee, Patton. likes 1 talking about this. Nonprofit Organization/5(12). ANALYSIS/OPINION: KILLING PATTON: THE STRANGE DEATH OF WORLD WAR II’S MOST AUDACIOUS GENERAL By Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard Henry Holt & Co., $30, pages “If you have read ‘Killing.Quick Facts Name George Patton Birth Date Novem Death Date Decem Education U.S.

Military Academy at West Point Place of Birth San Gabriel, CaliforniaBorn:   Patton Oswalt is the author of the New York Times bestseller Zombie Spaceship has released four TV specials and four critically acclaimed comedy albums, including the Grammy-nominated My Weakness Is put together the Comedians of Comedy tour and television series/5().