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By J. Furman Daniel III

While Patton continues to be an iconic determine 70 years after his loss of life, few totally get pleasure from him as a strategic philosopher. certainly, his flamboyant character usually obscures the truth that he used to be a lifelong scholar of the army artwork and a real strategic visionary.

This brief quantity introduces readers to a extra entire and nuanced Patton. via tracing his highbrow improvement and connecting those perspectives to the problems of the current day, this ebook bargains a daring a clean view at the recognized basic. whereas Patton used to be one in all America's maximum warriors, he used to be additionally a daring and visionary thinker.

This ebook presents writings from Patton that, “will tell a brand new iteration of scholars, army pros, and coverage makers alike” approximately enduring debates in strategic concept. the necessity for this kind of deep considering is significantly vital this present day as the USA makes key offerings relating to grand procedure and its position in global affairs.

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