The Resource My life before the World War, 1860-1917 : a memoir, General of the Armies John J. Pershing ; edited and with an introduction by John T. Greenwood, (electronic resource)

My life before the World War, 1860-1917 : a memoir, General of the Armies John J. Pershing ; edited and with an introduction by John T. Greenwood, (electronic resource)

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My life before the World War, 1860-1917 : a memoir
Title
My life before the World War, 1860-1917
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
General of the Armies John J. Pershing ; edited and with an introduction by John T. Greenwood
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Few American military figures are more revered than General John J. ""Black Jack"" Pershing (1860--1948), who is most famous for leading the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. The only soldier besides George Washington to be promoted to the highest rank in the U.S. Army (General of the Armies), Pershing was a mentor to the generation of generals who led America's forces during the Second World War. Though Pershing published a two-volume memoir, My Experiences in the World War, and has been the subject of numerous biographies, few know that he spent many years drafting a mem
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Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
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1860-1948
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pershing, John J.
Dewey number
355.3/31092
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Greenwood, John T
Series statement
American warriors
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  • Pershing, John J.
  • Pershing, John J.
  • United States
  • United States
  • Spanish-American War
  • Generals
  • Indians of North America
  • Spanish-American War, 1898
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Generals
  • Indians of North America
  • Military campaigns
  • Philippines
  • Cuba
  • Philippines
  • United States
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My life before the World War, 1860-1917 : a memoir, General of the Armies John J. Pershing ; edited and with an introduction by John T. Greenwood, (electronic resource)
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https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E538E0DA-BF14-44B1-BB3E-C6138536E68F
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Maps and Illustrations; Editor's Note; Introduction; 1. Ancestry and Boyhood; 2. Youth -- Its Happy Days and Others; 3. West Point -- Its Grind and Its Pleasures; 4. The Army -- With the Sixth Cavalry in New Mexico; 5. The Sioux Campaign and Commanding Indian Scouts; 6. New Assignments, New Challenges, New Friends; 7. The Spanish-American War to the San Juan Heights; 8. The Spanish-American War -- Victory in Cuba and Its Consequences; 9. The Division of Customs and Insular Affairs and My First Assignment to the Philippines
  • 10. Duty in the Philippines -- Manila, Mindanao, and Iligan11. Dealing with the Hostile Moros around Lake Lanao; 12. Military Operations against the Lake Lanao Moros and the Routine of Governing; 13. Finishing the Campaign against the Lake Lanao Moros; 14. Return to the United States, Duty with the General Staff, and Romance and Marriage; 15. Off to See a Modern War as the Military Attache in Tokyo and Observer with the Imperial Japanese Army; 16. Brigade Commander, Fort McKinley, Philippines; 17. A Long Journey Home, Taft's Inauguration, Sick Leave, New Orders, and a Son Arrives
  • 18. My Return to Mindanao19. Disarming and Taming the Moros; 20. The Last Military Governor of the Moro Province; 21. Diplomatic Missions, Our Return to the United States, and Commanding the Eighth Brigade at the Presidio of San Francisco; 22. On the Mexican Border with the Eighth Brigade; 23. The Expedition into Mexico; Epilogue; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Appendix D; Appendix E; Appendix F; Appendix G; Appendix H; Appendix I; Appendix J; Biographical Appendix; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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o849671644
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1 online resource.
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9780813141985
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  • c
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22573/ctt30btf4
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  • (Sirsi) o849671644
  • (OCoLC)849671644
Label
My life before the World War, 1860-1917 : a memoir, General of the Armies John J. Pershing ; edited and with an introduction by John T. Greenwood, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E538E0DA-BF14-44B1-BB3E-C6138536E68F
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Maps and Illustrations; Editor's Note; Introduction; 1. Ancestry and Boyhood; 2. Youth -- Its Happy Days and Others; 3. West Point -- Its Grind and Its Pleasures; 4. The Army -- With the Sixth Cavalry in New Mexico; 5. The Sioux Campaign and Commanding Indian Scouts; 6. New Assignments, New Challenges, New Friends; 7. The Spanish-American War to the San Juan Heights; 8. The Spanish-American War -- Victory in Cuba and Its Consequences; 9. The Division of Customs and Insular Affairs and My First Assignment to the Philippines
  • 10. Duty in the Philippines -- Manila, Mindanao, and Iligan11. Dealing with the Hostile Moros around Lake Lanao; 12. Military Operations against the Lake Lanao Moros and the Routine of Governing; 13. Finishing the Campaign against the Lake Lanao Moros; 14. Return to the United States, Duty with the General Staff, and Romance and Marriage; 15. Off to See a Modern War as the Military Attache in Tokyo and Observer with the Imperial Japanese Army; 16. Brigade Commander, Fort McKinley, Philippines; 17. A Long Journey Home, Taft's Inauguration, Sick Leave, New Orders, and a Son Arrives
  • 18. My Return to Mindanao19. Disarming and Taming the Moros; 20. The Last Military Governor of the Moro Province; 21. Diplomatic Missions, Our Return to the United States, and Commanding the Eighth Brigade at the Presidio of San Francisco; 22. On the Mexican Border with the Eighth Brigade; 23. The Expedition into Mexico; Epilogue; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Appendix D; Appendix E; Appendix F; Appendix G; Appendix H; Appendix I; Appendix J; Biographical Appendix; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
o849671644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813141985
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt30btf4
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o849671644
  • (OCoLC)849671644

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