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James, D. Clayton

Overview
Works: 7 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 3,458 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Military history  History 
Roles: Author, Other
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 1975 and 1985 in English and held by 1,928 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 )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To examine the American high command in the Korean War. He explores the roles, leadership, personalities, and prejudices of five key commanders - President Harry S. Truman; Generals Douglas MacArthur, Matthew B. Ridgway, and Mark W. Clark; and Admiral C. Turner Joy - and then looks at six crucial issues confronting them in that conflict. From the decision made by Truman, without congsessional approval, to commit United States forces to combat in Korea, to MacArthur's
A time for giants : politics of the American high command in World War II by D. Clayton James( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 594 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 by D. Clayton James( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Første del af biografi over den kendte amerikanske general fra den 2. Verdenskrig, Douglas MacArthur. Forfatteren har forsøgt at skabe et nøgternt værk, idet de fleste biografier var tendentiøse på forskellig vis. Bd. 1 beskriver første del af generalens liv fra fødsel over ungdom på West Point til 1. Verdenskrig, hvor han var divisionschef
Prelude to the Monsoon : Assignment in Sumatra by G. F Jacobs( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 6 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( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.22 for The years ... to 0.76 for Prelude to ...)

Refighting the last war : command and crisis in Korea, 1950-1953
Alternative Names
James, Clayton

James, Clayton (D. Clayton)

Languages
English (26)

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