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Eisenhower and the Art of Warfare

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Eisenhower and the Art of Warfare
D. J. Haycock

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A Critical Appraisal
On August 14, 1942, Chief of Staff George C. Marshall appointed General Dwight D. Eisenhower Commander of the European theater of operations for North Africa. Eisenhower had no prior training or experience in warfare and no experience commanding an army. Frequently, he was subjected to unjustifiable interference from Marshall (who was 3,000 miles away from the fighting). This book explores the idea that both Eisenhower and Marshall made too many decisions which were based not on sound military principles, but rather on nationalism and well-intended generosity. Beginning with his appointment and the planning of the invasion of North Africa (codename "TORCH"), this work suggests that Eisenhower's involvement in political situations weakened his effectiveness on the battlefield. One chapter focuses on the poorly organized Allied air command in Algeria and discusses Eisenhower's reluctance to be part of a unified air command. Another records his appointment to the position of...
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  • ISBN: 9780786426997
  • Auteur: D. J. Haycock
  • Uitgave: McFarland
  • Jaar van uitgave: 2004
  • Taal: Engels
  • Artikelnummer: 60543654
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