The Colonel: The Life and Wars of Henry Stimson, 1867-1950

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Northeastern University Press, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 402 pages
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Stimson has few equals in American history. As Secretary of War on two occasions (1911-13, 1940-45) and Secretary of State (1929-33), Stimson's record is matched only by Timothy Pickering. He was at ... Read full review

Contents

The Warrior Dream
23
The Latin Experience
87
The Oriental Experience
122
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Godfrey Hodgson has written several books on American politics and history, including AMERICA IN OUR TIME and, most recently, THE WORLD TURNED RIGHT SIDE UP: A HISTORY OF AMERICAN CONSERVATISM. He is currently the director of the Reuters Foundation Programme at Oxford University. The author resides in England.

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