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Clark, Wesley K.

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Winning modern wars : Iraq, terrorism, and the American empire by Wesley K Clark( Book )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses America's involvement in Iraq, including the risks, triumphs, and repercussions, and offers alternatives to future dealings with Iraq and the War on Terrorism
Don't wait for the next war : a strategy for American growth and global leadership by Wesley K Clark( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Can America have a real national strategy and move forward together without the focus of war? In the twentieth century, America came together to become the "Arsenal of Democracy," and emerged from World War II as the greatest power in the world. We shaped a global civilization in our own values, first with international institutions and our allies, then triumphing over our long-term adversary, the Soviet Union to emerge as the world's lone superpower. But in losing our adversary, America's leadership has foundered. We have not replaced our post-World War II strategic vision with something appropriate for a postwar role. In Syria, and more broadly across the Middle East, bellicosity has not served us well and we look adrift in the face of that region's turbulence. Guns and swords don't seem to help. America's new challenges, global in scope, not amenable to military solutions, require intricate interdependence between government and the private sector. Terrorism, cybersecurity, financial system vulnerabilities, the rise of China, and accelerating climate change constitute a new class of national security challenges-and meeting these will require America to revisit hallowed mythologies and concert domestic and foreign policies in a way which has never before been achieved. All the resources are at hand, but will we have the vision and will to lead? Based on his experience at the highest levels in the military, politics and business, Wesley Clark offers a way forward, if only the American people will demand it of their elected leaders"--
Dick Cavett's Vietnam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reexamines the Vietnam War and its impact on America through the prism of interviews conducted by the iconic host of The Dick Cavett Show from 1968-75. Those interviews, combined with archival footage, network news broadcasts, and newly filmed interviews with Cavett and other experts, provide fresh insight and perspective on this controversial chapter of American history
Rommel : leadership lessons from the Desert Fox by Charles Messenger( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erwin Rommel, the most famous German field marshal in World War II, also known as "The Desert Fox" was a hero of the Third Reich and widely respected by his opponents. Both in France and North Africa, he consistently outwitted his adversaries with the pace at which he conducted his operations and his ability to sense the weak spot in his enemy's deployment. Throughout his military career, Rommel displayed an outstanding ability to seize the initiative and retain it
American war generals( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals many never-before-heard stories and opinions from the legendary leaders of the modern U.S. Army. Their accounts reveal the big changes that have transformed the U.S. military from the first troops to enter Vietnam to the last combat troops to exit Afghanistan, explaining the critical personal experiences that shaped their lives and the way they approached modern warfare
Stonewall Jackson by Don Davis( )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the Confederate southern general Stonewall Jackson
Macarthur by Richard B Frank( Recording )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles five-star general Douglas MacArthur, focusing on his contributions to military strategy and leadership, his role as an early proponent of the Air Force as an integral part of modern warfare, and his management of peace during the U.S. occupation of Japan
Waging modern war : Bosnia, Kosovo, and the future of combat by Wesley K Clark( Book )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Som øverstbefalende for NATO og de amerikanske styrker i Europa fra 1997 blev Clark chef for NATO's første militære engagement på Balkan, herunder Bosnien og Kosovo. Bogen gengiver kommunikationsbristet mellem ham som øverstbefalende for operationerne på Balkan og den militærpolitiske ledelse i Pentagon
Grant by John Mosier( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of the military strategies and ongoing legacy of the Civil War general describes the leadership tactics that he incorporated into his winning campaigns, demonstrating how his battlefield decisions influenced the war's outcome
60 minutes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Wesley Clark speaks with Dan Rather in his first primetime interview about his possible presidential campaign
Moral values and effective leadership( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses moral issues common to leadership situations. Defines leadership as a reciprocal process of motivating individuals and mobilizing resources in pursuit of goals shared by members of a group. Examines such aspects of moral responsibility as using power responsibly and being aware of the consequences of ones actions
Patton : [a biography] by Alan Axelrod( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George S. Patton embodied contradiction: a cavalryman steeped in romantic military tradition, he nevertheless pulled a reluctant American military into the most advanced realms of highly mobile armored warfare. An autocratic snob, Patton created unparalleled rapport and loyalty with the lowliest private in his command; an outspoken racist, he led the only racially integrated U.S. military unit in World War II; an exuberantly profane man, he prayed daily and believed God had destined him for military greatness; a profoundly insecure individual, he made his Third Army the most self-confident and consistently victorious fighting force in the European theater. From Patton's boyhood battling dyslexia and becoming an avid reader, to his leadership strategies that modernized the U.S. army, Alan Axelrod delivers a fascinating account of Patton's fascinating life and legacy."
Bradley by Alan Axelrod( Recording )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the military career of five-star general Omar Bradley details his rise to command of the U.S. 12th Army Group in the European theater of World War II, gifts as a tactician, transformation of the VA into a model government agency, and key legacy for modern military service
Eisenhower : a biography by John F Wukovits( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this third installment of the Great Generals series, WWII John Wukovits explores Dwight D. Eisenhower's contributions to American warfare
General Wesley Clark on ethical leadership( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During his thirty-four years in the United States Army, Wesley Clark rose to the rank of four-star general general and was named director for Strategic Plans and Policy of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in 1994. As Supreme Allied Commander-in-Chief of the United States European Command. Clark commanded Operation Allied Force, NATO's first combat action, saved one-and-a half million Alabanians from ethnic cleansing in Kosovo
A time to lead : for duty, honor and country by Wesley K Clark( Recording )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four-star general recounts his disadvantaged youth in segregated Arkansas, his military service during Vietnam and the Cold War, and his vision for America as based on his beliefs about such issues as foreign policy, education, and the environment
Rooftop revolution : how solar power can save our economy and our planet from dirty energy by Danny Kennedy( )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We're at a tipping point in our global movement from dirty, big-industry electricity-- countries like Germany have 25% of their power grid on clean, local energy, yet the U.S is still under 1%. Solar pioneer Danny Kennedy has written this rallying cry for the solar industry and policy makers--the only obstacle to solar power is our ignorance
The War in Europe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twelve months ago, in the skies above Kosovo, NATO went to war. FRONTLINE correspondent Peter Boyer undertakes the first in-depth examination of a European war rife with diplomatic infighting and military stumbling. Senior military leaders - including Supreme Allied Commander General Wesley Clark - tell the story of political constraints, internal divisions, and miscalculations that shaped the war in the Balkans"--Container
Don't wait for the next war : rethinking America's global mission by Wesley K Clark( )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the end of the Cold War came not the end of history, but the end of America's sense of its strategic purpose in the world. Then, after a decade of drift, the United States was violently dragged back into international conflict. Its armed forces responded magnificently, but its leaders' objectives were substantially flawed. We fought the wrong war--twice--for reasons that were opaque, and few American citizens understood the cause for which their sons and daughters were fighting and dying. War is a poor substitute for strategic vision, and decisions made in the heat of imminent conflict are often limited by the emotions of the moment. In Don't Wait for the Next War, Wesley K. Clark, a retired four-star general of the US Army and former Democratic candidate for president, presents a compelling argument for continued American global leadership and the basis on which it can succeed: a new American strategy
Sherman : a biography by Steven E Woodworth( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Tecumseh Sherman was an American soldier, businessman, educator, and author who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He received recognition for his outstanding command of military strategy, as well as criticism for the harshness of the "scorched earth" policies that he implemented in conducting total war against the Confederate states. Military historian Basil Liddell Hart famously declared that Sherman was "the first modern general."
 
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Winning modern wars : Iraq, terrorism, and the American empire
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Rommel : leadership lessons from the Desert FoxStonewall JacksonMacarthurWaging modern war : Bosnia, Kosovo, and the future of combatGrantPatton : [a biography]BradleyEisenhower : a biography
Alternative Names
Clark, Wesley.

Clark, Wesley 1944-

Klark, Vesli K.

Vesli Klark

Veslijs Klārks

Wesley Clark americký politik

Wesley Clark Amerikaans politicus

Wesley Clark général américain

Wesley Clark generale statunitense

Wesley Clark US-amerikanesche Politiker

Wesley Clark US-amerikanischer Politiker und ehemaliger NATO-Oberbefehlshaber

Wesley Kanne Clark

Весли Кларк

Веслі Кларк

Кларк, Уэсли Кэнн

Уесли Кларк

Уэсли Кэнн Кларк американский генерал и политик

וסלי קלארק

وسلی کلارک سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

ويسلي ك. كلارك، 1944-

ウェズリー・クラーク

韦斯利·克拉克

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