George S. Patton

George S. Patton

A Biography

Book - 2003
Rate this:
ABC-CLIO
This book presents the full complexity of one of America's most famous generals.
When many Americans think of George S. Patton, they conjure the image of George C. Scott. Yet the movie could only tell a compressed version of Patton's remarkable life. This book presents the full complexity of one of America's most famous generals. A thorough bibliography of print and electronic sources and a timeline that plots key events in Patton's life and career complete the book.

Book News
Smith (history, Baylor U.) offers undergraduate and advanced high school level student researchers an accessible account of the life of one of America's most famous generals, George S. Patton (1885-1945). The narrative follows his complete life trajectory including his career from West Point to his death caused by a car accident. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Baker
& Taylor

Describes the life and military career of General George S. Patton, a West Point graduate who led American troops to key victories in both world wars.

Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003
ISBN: 9780313323539
0313323534
Branch Call Number: B Patton, G.S. SMI
Characteristics: xx, 130 p. : ill. ; 25 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at IndyPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top