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The Resource Driven patriot : the life and times of James Forrestal, by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley

Driven patriot : the life and times of James Forrestal, by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley

Label
Driven patriot : the life and times of James Forrestal
Title
Driven patriot
Title remainder
the life and times of James Forrestal
Statement of responsibility
by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoopes, Townsend
Dewey number
  • 973.917/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E748.F68
LC item number
H66 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brinkley, Douglas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forrestal, James
  • Cabinet officers
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Driven patriot : the life and times of James Forrestal, by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223025576118
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 9p. [545]-562) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Making Ready. Ch. 1. Forebears, Parents, and Siblings. Ch. 2. Growing Up Irish. Ch. 3. The Princeton Years -- II. A Swift Ascent. Ch. 4. Love and Marriage in the Jazz Age. Ch. 5. Getting Rich on Wall Street. Ch. 6. Surviving the Crash of 1929. Ch. 7. Family Life. Ch. 8. The Struggle for Wall Street Reform -- III. The Mightiest Fleet. Ch. 9. Washington 1940. Ch. 10. New Burdens. Ch. 11. Encountering the Navy. Ch. 12. Asserting Civilian Control. Ch. 13. Gathering Momentum. Ch. 14. Troubles with Admiral King. Ch. 15. Secretary of the Navy. Ch. 16. Ending the War. Ch. 17. Private Life in the Nation's Capital -- IV. The Communist Challenge. Ch. 18. The FDR Legacy. Ch. 19. No Return to Private Life. Ch. 20. The Emerging Anti-Communist Consensus. Ch. 21. The Godfather of Containment. Ch. 22. Controlling the Bomb. Ch. 23. Waging Cold War -- V. The Struggle for Military Unification. Ch. 24. "A Task of Greatest Difficulty" Ch. 25. The Weak Compromise. Ch. 26. The First Secretary of Defense. Ch. 27. The Bitter Fight over Air Power -- VI. Exhaustion and Tragedy. Ch. 28. The Palestine Imbroglio. Ch. 29. Strategy Deadlock. Ch. 30. The Final Budget Fight. Ch. 31. Things Fall Apart. Ch. 32. Breakdown. Ch. 33. Final Honors and Assessment
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 587 p.
Isbn
9780394577616
Lccn
91023074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
23976392
Label
Driven patriot : the life and times of James Forrestal, by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley
Publication
Bar code
31223025576118
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 9p. [545]-562) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Making Ready. Ch. 1. Forebears, Parents, and Siblings. Ch. 2. Growing Up Irish. Ch. 3. The Princeton Years -- II. A Swift Ascent. Ch. 4. Love and Marriage in the Jazz Age. Ch. 5. Getting Rich on Wall Street. Ch. 6. Surviving the Crash of 1929. Ch. 7. Family Life. Ch. 8. The Struggle for Wall Street Reform -- III. The Mightiest Fleet. Ch. 9. Washington 1940. Ch. 10. New Burdens. Ch. 11. Encountering the Navy. Ch. 12. Asserting Civilian Control. Ch. 13. Gathering Momentum. Ch. 14. Troubles with Admiral King. Ch. 15. Secretary of the Navy. Ch. 16. Ending the War. Ch. 17. Private Life in the Nation's Capital -- IV. The Communist Challenge. Ch. 18. The FDR Legacy. Ch. 19. No Return to Private Life. Ch. 20. The Emerging Anti-Communist Consensus. Ch. 21. The Godfather of Containment. Ch. 22. Controlling the Bomb. Ch. 23. Waging Cold War -- V. The Struggle for Military Unification. Ch. 24. "A Task of Greatest Difficulty" Ch. 25. The Weak Compromise. Ch. 26. The First Secretary of Defense. Ch. 27. The Bitter Fight over Air Power -- VI. Exhaustion and Tragedy. Ch. 28. The Palestine Imbroglio. Ch. 29. Strategy Deadlock. Ch. 30. The Final Budget Fight. Ch. 31. Things Fall Apart. Ch. 32. Breakdown. Ch. 33. Final Honors and Assessment
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 587 p.
Isbn
9780394577616
Lccn
91023074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
23976392

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