Format:
Book
Author:
McChrystal, Stanley A.
Title:
My share of the task : a memoir / Stanley A. McChrystal.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Portfolio, c2013.
Description:
xi, 452 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Summary:
General Stanley McChrystal, the commanding officer of all U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan, frankly explores the major episodes and controversies of his eventful career.
Subjects:
McChrystal, Stanley A.
McChrystal, Stanley A. -- Military leadership.
United States. Army -- Biography.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Afghan War, 2001-
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-439) and index.
Contents:
1. Ghosts of Christmas past -- Journey to the Plain -- The army in which I should like to fight -- Renaissance -- Preparation -- The fight begins -- 2. Through the hourglass -- The enemy emerges -- Big Ben -- Entrepreneurs of battle -- Out West -- The hunt -- Hibhib -- Networked -- The long war -- 3. The ticking clock -- Understand -- Design -- Decide -- Execute -- Epilogue.
LCCN:
2012027306
ISBN:
9781591844754 (hbk.)
1591844754 (hbk.)
Other Number:
780480413
System Availability:
9
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
9
Control Number:
690777
Call Number:
B M124 2013
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
9
# System items in:
9