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James, D. Clayton

Overview
Works: 5 works in 21 publications in 1 language and 3,456 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Military history  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E745.M3, B
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Most widely held works by D. Clayton James
The years of MacArthur by D. Clayton James( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed biography of General of the army Douglas MacArthur, chronicles his controversial military, administrative, and political career and examines his complex, contradictory personality and character
Refighting the last war : command and crisis in Korea, 1950-1953 by D. Clayton James( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A template for subsequent American military engagements, especially Vietnam. And yet, the strategic and tactical doctrines employed in Korea, as well as the weapons and equipment, were largely left over from World War II. Each time a war is fought, D. Clayton James reveals, the lessons of the last war are applied in the new context, whether or not they are appropriate to the changed circumstances. James, the master biographer of MacArthur, uses studies of military crises
A time for giants : politics of the American high command in World War II by D. Clayton James( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Af de syv amerikanske generaler og admiraler, der i 1944 var blevet forfremmet til 5-stjerne-niveau, var det kun Douglas MacArthur, som før sin udnævnelse til general personligt havde ført enheder i kamp. Her undersøges årsager og omstændigheder omkring udnævnelse af en lang række af amerikanske, militære ledere under 2. Verdenskrig
Command crisis : MacArthur and the Korean War by D. Clayton James( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years of MacArthur, 1941-1945 by D. C James( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tilbagetog på Philippinerne; Felttoget mod Papua; Cartwheel-operationerne; Fremrykning til Philippinerne; De sidste felttog - Appendix A: Men Who had the most Contact with MacArthur, 1942-1945. - Appendiks B: Itineary of MacArthur, December 8, 1941 - September 2, 1945 [Kronologisk oversigt over stednavne fra krigshandlingerne] - Afsnittet "Bibliographical note" s. 812-939
 
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Refighting the last war : command and crisis in Korea, 1950-1953
Alternative Names
James, Clayton (D. Clayton)

Languages
English (21)

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