George S. Patton

World War II general & military innovator
  • 112 Pages
  • 3.23 MB
  • English
ABDO Pub. Co. , Edina, Minn
StatementMartin Gitlin
SeriesMilitary heroes
LC ClassificationsE745.P3 G585 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24461583M
ISBN 139781604539646
LC Control Number2009032371

The Poems of General George S. Patton, Jr.: Lines of Fire (Studies in American Literature) by George S. Patton and Carmine A. Prioli | Sep 1, out of 5 stars 4. Follow George S. Patton and explore their bibliography from's George S.

Patton Author Page. George S. Patton Jr. has 23 books on Goodreads with ratings. George S. Patton Jr.’s most popular book is War as I Knew It.

The diaries of U.S. army officer George S. Patton () are part of a larger collection of Patton papers available for research use onsite in the Manuscript Reading Room of the Library of Congress.

The entire collection spans the yearswith the bulk of the papers concentrated from. Mar 26,  · Patton’s hard-won love of reading would not only have an indirect impact on his leadership; the development of his prodigious physical and mental library would ultimately become a central key in his mastery of the art of warfare.

The Reading Habits of George S. PattonAuthor: Brett And Kate Mckay. Killing Patton: The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General is a book written by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard about the final year of World War II and the death of General George Patton, specifically whether it was an accident or an book is the follow-up to Killing Kennedy, Killing Lincoln, and Killing Jesus and was published in September through Henry Author: Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard.

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 Smith Patton, Jr., –, American general, b.

San Gabriel, Calif. A graduate George S. Patton book West Point (), he served in World War I and was wounded while commanding a tank brigade in France. Quick Facts Name George Patton Birth Date November 11, Death Date December 21, Education U.S. Military Academy at West Point Place of Birth San Gabriel, CaliforniaBorn: Nov 11, Sep 27,  · Carlo D’Este’s Patton: A Genius for War, mentioned by Mr.

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Patton book to Patton: The Man Behind the Legend by Martin Blumenson. The latter author was the editor of The Patton Papers and bro. Dec 20,  · 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.

Find a huge variety of new & used Patton George S books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Patton George S books at Alibris. Jun 30,  · Inauthor Robert Wilcox wrote a sensational book on the circumstances surrounding the accident and later death of Patton called Target Patton: The Plot to Assassinate General George S.

Patton. The book, which caused a huge controversy, said that Patton had been assassinated on orders from high-ranking American military leaders.

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Aug 14,  · Patton (George C. Scott) and his men attack and annihilate Rommel's battalion of tanks and infantry during the Tunisia campaign in Africa. FILM DESCRIPTION: In.

Oct 25,  · by Lt. Col. Harold E. Raugh, Jr. American General George S. Patton, Jr., and German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel both demonstrated the masterful employment of armored forces in many World War II military campaigns.

Dec 23,  · General George Patton (standing in the jeep) prepares to depart from Ohrdruf after an official tour of the newly liberated camp, Patton’s driver, Woody Woodring, was interviewed about the accident many times, and even took part in a publicity tour for the movie Brass Target.

Woodring was certain that the event was an accident. George S. Patton Papers: Diaries, to Manuscript Division 41 George S.

Patton Papers Mar 15,  · George S. Patton Jr. was the iconic American field commander of World War II, and widely regarded as the US Army's finest practitioner of mechanized warfare. This title examines Patton's colorful life and leadership in three wars, with a concentration on his command in World War II.

Despite his ability, Patton was thoroughly reviled by most GIs, partly due to his insistence on traditional 3/5(1). May 01,  · Patton's "War as I knew it" captures war and the experiences of it in raw and true form.

Dedicated to his craft, Gen. Patton, thru his comentaries and diary entries, walks the reader thru day by day (in some cases minute by minute) accounts of a senior officer.5/5(5). Discount prices on books by George S Patton, including titles like War Diary Click here for the lowest price.

Nov 22,  · Sixty-seven years ago, on a cold December 9th in Germany, legendary American general George S. Patton was injured in a strange auto "accident" on a. Mar 13,  · "Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II.

The film begins with Patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion of Europe and the fall of the Third Reich. Side plots also speak of Patton's numerous faults such his temper and tendency toward insubordination, faults that would /10(K).

Sep 09,  · Known for his rousing speeches and military triumphs, General George S. Patton, Jr. is one of the most famous military figures in U.S. history. Yet, he is better known for his profanity than his prayers. Until now.

In his new book George S. Patton: Blood, Guts, and Prayer, author Brand: Regnery History. May 08,  · The personal and candid account of General Patton's celebrated, relentless crusade across western Europe during World War II First published inWar as I Knew It is an absorbing narrative that draws from Patton's vivid memories of battle and his detailed diaries, covering the moment the Third Army exploded onto the Brittany Peninsula to the final Allied casualty report/5.

Jun 30,  · George S. Patton () was a high-ranking WWII general, who led the U.S. 7th Army in its invasion of Sicily and northern France in the summer of Patton began his military career. Find nearly any book by George S Patton. Get the best deal by comparing prices from overbooksellers.

Sep 22,  · A U.S. Army truck veered into Patton's car, and "the official accident report disappeared," according to O'Reilly's book.

Patton survived the crash but died 12 days later. General George S. Patton. 28K likes. George Smith Patton, Jr. (also George Smith Patton III) (November 11, – December 21, )Followers: 28K.

Oct 23,  · While The Unknown Patton written by a George S. Patton fanatic and contained dozens of quotes from the general, it shouldn’t be considered an authoritative part of the historical record, as.

Aug 14,  · In North Africa, George Patton (George C. Scott) assumes command of (and instills some much-needed discipline in) the American forces. Engaged in battle against Germany's Field Marshal Rommel. Even 70 years later, the death of Gen.

George S. Patton remains controversial. A person connected to the Mountain Democrat offers a different, insider's perspective on the traffic accident that led to Patton's death, disputing the controversy.

A brilliant and audacious warrior who was often ca.Known for his rousing speeches and military triumphs, General George S. Patton, Jr.

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is one of the most famous military figures in U.S. history. Yet, he is better known for his profanity than his prayers. Until now. In his new book George S. Patton: Blood, Guts, and Prayer, author Michael Keane takes readers on a journey through Patton's career in three parts: his military prowess, his Brand: Regnery History.War As I Knew It: The Battle Memoirs of "Blood 'N Guts" by George S.

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