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Koltz, Tony

Overview
Works: 32 works in 172 publications in 10 languages and 13,667 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Military history  Quotations  Anecdotes  Juvenile works  Fiction  Young adult works  Plot-your-own stories  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS79.724.U6, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Koltz
Battle ready by Tom Clancy( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 2,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his first three Commanders books, Tom Clancy teamed with Generals Fred Franks, Jr., Chuck Horner, and Carl Stiner to provide masterful blends of history, biography, you-are-there narrative, insight into the practice of leadership, and plain, old-fashioned storytelling. Battle Ready is all of that-and it is also something more. Marine General Tony Zinni was known as the "Warrior Diplomat" during his nearly forty years of service. As a soldier, his credentials were impeccable, whether leading troops in Vietnam, commanding hair-raising rescue operations in Somalia, or-as Commander in Chief of CENTCOM-directing strikes against Iraq and Al Qaeda. But it was as a peacemaker that he made just as great a mark-conducting dangerous troubleshooting missions all over Africa, Asia, and Europe; and then serving as Secretary of State Colin Powell's special envoy to the Middle East, before disagreements over the 2003 Iraq War and its probable aftermath caused him to resign. Battle Ready follows the evolution of both General Zinni and the Marine Corps, from the cauldron of Vietnam through the operational revolution of the seventies and eighties, to the new realities of the post-Cold War, post-9/11 military-a military with a radically different job and radically different tools for accomplishing it. It is an eye-opening book-a front-row seat to a man, an institution, and a way of both war and peace that together make this an instant classic of military history.--Publisher description
Shadow warriors : inside the Special Forces by Tom Clancy( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the U.S. military Special Forces, during the last five decades, through the eyes of retired general Carl Stiner, who has spent many years leading America's Special Forces in such missions as Desert Storm and the Panama invasion
It worked for me : in life and leadership by Colin L Powell( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Colin Powell served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush and National Security Advisor to President Reagan. The retired four-star general is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Purple Heart, the Bronze Star, and two Presidential Medals of Freedom. As Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President George H.W. Bush, Powell became a national figure during the Desert Shield and Desert Storm operations in Kuwait. In this memoir he reveals the principles that have shaped his life and career. At its heart are the Thirteen Rules that introduce his principles for effective leadership: conviction, hard work, and, above all, respect for others
The battle for peace : a frontline vision of America's power and purpose by Anthony C Zinni( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former military commander argues that America is threatened more by the global conditions that lead to terrorism than by terrorism itself and makes recommendations on how the United States can promote a more stable and peaceful world
Battle ready by Tom Clancy( Recording )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the evolution of General Zinni and the Marine Corps from Vietnam through the '70s and '80s, to the new realities of the post-Cold War, post-9/11 military
It worked for me in life and leadership by Colin L Powell( Recording )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of America's most admired public figures reveals the principles that have shaped his life and career
Leading the charge : leadership lessons from the battlefield to the boardroom by Anthony C Zinni( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired general examines the leadership challenges of the twenty-first century, addressing outdated practices while citing the importance of tapping the potential of rapidly changing technologies
Shadow warriors : inside the Special Forces by Tom Clancy( Recording )

13 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the U.S. military Special Forces, during the last five decades, through the eyes of retired general Carl Stiner, who has spent many years leading America's Special Forces in such missions as Desert Storm and the Panama invasion
Before the first shots are fired : how America can win or lose off the battlefield by Anthony C Zinni( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The New York Times bestselling author of The Battle for Peace and retired Four-Star General Tony Zinni examines how America's "military first," view of foreign policy continues to embroil our troops in unwinnable wars"--
Vampire express by Tony Koltz( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're in the heart of vampire country ... and there's no turning back. You might be attacked by deadly vampires, or you might finid the magic jewel that will destroy their evil forever!
Terror island by Tony Koltz( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You've been marooned on Bounty Island, home of the most sinister corporation on earth: Omicron. The Omicron Masters have discovered the secrets of mind control and genetic mutation - and they're about to about to take over the world. It's up to you to stop them - but how will you do it?
Leading the charge leadership lessons from the battlefield to the boardroom by Anthony C Zinni( Recording )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired general examines the leadership challenges of the twenty-first century, addressing outdated practices while citing the importance of tapping the potential of rapidly changing technologies
Every man a tiger : the gulf war air campaign by Tom Clancy( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretter om luftoperationerne under Golfkrigen (Desert Shield /Desert Storm) i 1990-1991
Into the storm : a study in command by Tom Clancy( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In his brilliant, bestselling novels, Tom Clancy has explored the most dramatic military and security issues of our time. Now he takes readers deep into the operational art of war with this insightful look at one of America's most important military engagements in recent years: the Gulf War"--Publisher website (May 2007)
It worked for me : lessons in leadership and life by Colin L Powell( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the first shots are fired : how America can win or lose off the battlefield by Anthony C Zinni( )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the better part of the last half century, the United States has been the world's police, claiming to defend ideologies, allies, and our national security through brute force. But is military action always the most appropriate response? Drawing on his vast experience, retired four-star general Tony Zinni argues that we have a lot of work to do to make the process of going to war-or not-more clear-eyed and ultimately successful. He examines the relationship between the executive and the military; the challenges of working with the UN, coalition forces, and NATO; and the difficult choices that need to be made to create tomorrow's military. Among his provocative points:Virtually every recent American military operation follows a disconnected series of actions that lead to outcomes we never foresaw or intended.We need to assign accountability for the political decisions that can make or break a mission.Words and ideas are as important to victory in today's conflicts as bullets.From the Oval Office to the battlefield, Before the First Shots Are Fired is a hard-hitting analysis of the history of America's use of military action and a spirited call for change
Special Forces by Tom Clancy( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verslag van de organisatie en activiteiten van diverse commando-eenheden van de Amerikaanse strijdkrachten
Rīdā o mezasu hito no kokoroe by Colin L Powell( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Colin Powell served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush and National Security Advisor to President Reagan. The retired four-star general is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Purple Heart, the Bronze Star, and two Presidential Medals of Freedom. As Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President George H.W. Bush, Powell became a national figure during the Desert Shield and Desert Storm operations in Kuwait. In this memoir he reveals the principles that have shaped his life and career. At its heart are the Thirteen Rules that introduce his principles for effective leadership: conviction, hard work, and, above all, respect for others
Leading the charge leadership lessons from the battlefield to the boardroom by Anthony C Zinni( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired general examines the leadership challenges of the twenty-first century, addressing outdated practices while citing the importance of tapping the potential of rapidly changing technologies
Every man a tiger by Tom Clancy( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Horner's brilliant command of U.S. and Allied troops during Desert Shield and Desert Storm
 
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Koltz, Tony Gunji

Koltz, Tony グンジ

コルツ, トニー

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Shadow warriors : inside the Special ForcesThe battle for peace : a frontline vision of America's power and purposeBattle readyLeading the charge : leadership lessons from the battlefield to the boardroomShadow warriors : inside the Special ForcesVampire expressLeading the charge leadership lessons from the battlefield to the boardroomEvery man a tiger : the gulf war air campaign