WorldCat Identities

James, D. Clayton

Overview
Works: 8 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 3,959 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Military history  History  Personal narratives‡vSouth African  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E745.M3, B
Publication Timeline
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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 1,902 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 1993 in English and held by 659 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 )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 580 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
America and the Great War, 1914-1920 by D. Clayton James( )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, the authors provide a succinct account of the principal military, political, and social developments in United States History as the nation responded to, and was changed by, a world in crisis. A forthright examination of America's unprecedented military commitment and actions abroad, it includes insights into the personalities of key Allied officers and civilian leaders as well as the evolution of the new American "citizen soldier." Full coverage is given to President Wilson's beleaguered second term, the experience of Americans-including women, minorities, and recent arrivals-on the home front, and the lasting changes left in the Great War's wake
Command crisis : MacArthur and the Korean War by D. Clayton James( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 200 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 53 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
Prelude to the monsoon : assignment in Sumatra by Gideon Francois Jacobs( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's personal eyewitness account of the developments in Sumatra immediately after the Japanese surrender in August of 1945 combines the excitement and adventure of a fast-paced novel with a valuable record of a lost portion of history
Refighting the Last War by D. Clayton James( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.22 for The years ... to 0.61 for Prelude to ...)

Refighting the last war : command and crisis in Korea, 1950-1953
Covers
America and the Great War, 1914-1920
Alternative Names
James, Clayton

James, Clayton (D. Clayton)

Languages
English (40)