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James, D. Clayton

Works: 10 works in 65 publications in 1 language and 4,107 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Personal narratives‡vSouth African  Military history  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS918, 951.9042
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by D. Clayton James
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 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now, during the 40th anniversary of the Korean War, distinguished historian D. Clayton James offers a brilliant reinterpretation of that conflict. Focusing on the critical issue of command, he shows how the Korean War is a key to understanding American decision-making in all military encounters since World War II. Korea, the first of America's limited wars to stem the tide of world communism, was fought on unfamiliar terrain and against peasant soldiers and would become
A time for giants : politics of the American high command in World War II by D. Clayton James( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 585 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 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America and the Great War, 1914-1920 by D. Clayton James( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 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
The years of MacArthur by D. Clayton James( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der fortsættes med skildring af mellemkrigsårene, hvori MacArthur i 1935 blev militær rådgiver på Philippinerne og iøvrigt militær øverstkommanderende, "Commander in the Far East", hvortil han blev udnævnt af Roosevelt, da angrebet på USA stod for døren under 2. Verdenskrig. Afsnittet "Bibliographical note" s. 628-701
The years of MacArthur, 1941-1945 by D. Clayton James( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 75 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
D. Clayton James papers by D. Clayton James( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The D. Clayton James papers include the papers of D. Clayton James (1931-2004) who was a professor of history at Mississippi State University and a prolific author, notably on General Douglas MacArthur. The papers contain correspondence, research files, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, publications and copies of publications, audio and video recordings, microfilm, photographs, and miscellany
Prelude to the monsoon : assignment in Sumatra by Gideon Francois Jacobs( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 0 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
The years of MacArthur by D. Clayton James( Book )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

James, Clayton (D. Clayton)

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America and the Great War, 1914-1920