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Franks, Tommy 1945-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 3,942 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Music  Television news programs  Interactive multimedia  Television press conferences  Nonfiction television programs  Television program excerpts 
Roles: Speaker, Author
Classifications: E840.5.F73, B
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Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Vice President Dick Cheney discusses his recent trip to the Middle East; General Tommy Franks discusses the war in Afghanistan
Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan by Chuck Larson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True stories of courage from the frontlines. Over one million Americans have served in Iraq and Afghanistan in the past four years, but fewer than 500 from this group have earned a Silver Star, Navy Cross, Air Force Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, or the Medal of Honor. These Americans all demonstrated an extraordinary courage under fire, in the worst of circumstances. They come from all branches of the military. They also come from all over the country and all walks of life, representing the entire spectrum of races and creeds. But what unites them are their deeds of consummate bravery, beyond the call of duty
American soldier by Tommy Franks( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erindringer af den amerikanske general, Tommy Franks (f. 1945), som ledede de amerikanske styrker i krigene i Afghanistan og Irak i årene 2000-2003
Leadership excellence by Pat Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Succeeding at leadingfind out how in Pat Williams' ultimate leadership book. You'll learn the essential skills to help your people achieve, in whatever setting you serve. Leadership Excellence draws upon leaders of history and the presentin business, sports, religion, and politicsto distill great principles that apply to leaders of any age, background, and setting. You'll benefit from years of experience and hundreds of interviews by Williams, senior vice president of the NBA's Orlando Magic, as you're exposed to leadership's seven sides: vision, communication, people skills, character, competence, boldness, and most importantly, a servant's heart. Includes forwards by legendary football coach Bobby Bowden and General Tommy Franks
American soldier by Tommy Franks( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this memoir, General Franks retraces his journey from a small-town boyhood in Oklahoma and Midland, Texas, through a lifetime of military service--including his heroic tour as an Artillery officer in Vietnam, where he was wounded three times. A reform-minded Cold War commander and a shrewd tactician during Operation Desert Storm, Franks took command of CENTCOM at the dawn of what he calls a "crease in history"--Becoming the senior American military officer in the most dangerous region on earth
Revealing the non-secrets : the history of the founding and founders of Delta Upsilon Fraternity by Craig S Sowell( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberty for all : an interactive CD of history and culture by United States Marine Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes celebrity narration, history, culture, song histories, era music, photos, and facts
On point : US Army in Operation Iraqi Freedom by Gregory Fontenot( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Central Command briefing : 04/17/2003 : news briefing( Visual )

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

The generals talk about the goals and progress of the war in Iraq. They also respond to questions from reporters
[Excerpt of the Pentagon briefing by General Tommy Frank on the fifth day of Operation Iraqi Freedom] by Tommy Franks( Recording )

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

Excerpts from General Tommy Franks' Pentagon briefing on fifth day of the Second Iraq War. Topics in the question and answer session include, weapons of mass destruction, the status of POWs held by Iraqi soldiers, and the territory currently controlled by Coalition forces
American Soldier (4 cassettes) by Tommy Franks( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Military campaign in Afghanistan by United States( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gen. Franks testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee about military operations in Afghanistan. Among the details addressed are the conduct of the fighting, the continuing search for Taliban and al-Qaida terrorists, and lessons learned in the campaign
Gen. Tommy Franks, U.S. Central Command commander in chief( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gen. Franks updates reporters about military action in Afghanistan and efforts to combat global terrorism, highlighting the contributions of coalition partners to the war effort. Gen. Lafuente of the Spanish Army and Col. Haneti of the Royal Jordanian Air Force describe the hospital facilities and services that each country has provided to Afghans
U.S. Central Command news briefing : [01/04/2002]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gen. Franks speaks to reporters about military operations in Afghanistan. He announces that an Army Special Forces soldier had been killed in combat, talks about preparations to move Afghan detainees to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and discusses efforts to find remaining Taliban soldiers
2004 Republican National Convention : September 2, 2004( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Day 4 of the 2004 Republican National Convention. Speakers include: Rep. Henry Bonilla (TX), Lynn Swann (Former NFL Football Player), Dorothy Hamill (Former US Olympic Figure Skater), Gen. P.X. Kelley (Ret. Former Marine Corps Commandant), Gen. Tommy Franks (Ret. Former Commander, US Central Command), Michael Williams (Assistant Convention Secretary), Mel Martinez (US Senate Candidate, FL), Gov. George Pataki (NY), Fred Thompson (Former US Senator, TN 1993-2003), President George W. Bush
U.S. operations in Afghanistan : news conference( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

President Bush and Gen. Franks talk to reporters about military operations in Afghanistan and efforts to combat terrorism
Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan by Tommy Franks( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

More than one million Americans have served in Iraq and Afghanistan, but fewer than 500 from this group have earned a Silver Star, Navy Cross, Air Force Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, or the Medal of Honor. These Americans have demonstrated extraordinary courage under fire'in the worst of circumstances. They come from all branches of the military. They also come from all over the country and all walks of life, representing the entire spectrum of races and creeds. But what unites them are their deeds of consummate bravery, beyond the call of duty. Heroes Among Us tells these extraordinary true stories of valor, honor and sacrifice
Military restructuring efforts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Secretary Rumsfeld spoke about the future transformation and reorganization of the U.S. military. Among the topics he addressed were new technologies, weapons platforms, and potential military operations against terrorist organizations. Following his remarks both he and General Franks answered questions from the audience."--Container
The role of the military by Tommy Franks( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Statement of General ..., United States Central Command, before the ... Armed Services Committee( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and Afghanistan
Alternative Names
Franks, Tommy R.

Franks, Tommy Ray 1945-

Tommy Franks Amerikaans soldaat

Tommy Franks général américain

Tommy R. Franks Oberkommandierender des US Central Command

Tommy Ray Franks generale statunitense

Томмі Френкс

Фрэнкс, Томми

تامی فرنکس

تومي فرانكس

টমি ফ্র্যাংক্ স

トミィー・フランク

湯米·弗蘭克斯

Languages
English (63)

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American soldierAmerican Soldier (4 cassettes)Heroes among us : firsthand accounts of combat from America's most decorated warriors in Iraq and AfghanistanAmerican soldierAmerican soldier (5CD)American soldier (4)