General of the Army: George C. Marshall, Soldier and Statesman

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Simon & Schuster, 1991 - History - 847 pages
9 Reviews
Profiles the man who helped plan Allied strategy in World War II, developed the European Recovery Act, better known as the Marshall Plan, and served as ambassador to China

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Review: General of the Army: George C. Marshall, Soldier and Statesman

User Review  - Sathya Vijayakumar - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book and the level of detail it goes into to describe General Marshall's varied life. The only reason I can't give it 5 stars is because I think it was a bit too hagiographic and ... Read full review

Review: General of the Army: George C. Marshall, Soldier and Statesman

User Review  - David Kline - Goodreads

Fewer men have served this nation more in so many critical junctures in history than General George C. Marshall. US Army Chief of Staff during WWII, Secretary of State during the post war era, and Secretary of Defense at the start of the Cold War. He literally gave his life for his country. Read full review

Contents

A Place in History
3
The Soldier
15
A Very Simple Life
17
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Ed Cray is a professor at the University of Southern California. He lives in Santa Monica.

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