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war managers

Douglas Kinnard

war managers

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army -- History -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States,
  • Generals -- United States -- Attitudes,
  • United States -- History -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDouglas Kinnard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS558 .K57 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17927948M
    ISBN 109781591144373
    LC Control Number2007019571

    Answer A, The Art of War, was written by Sun Tzu. Answer C, The Wealth of Nations, was written by Adam Smith. Answer D, The Principles of Scientific Management, was written by Frederick Taylor.


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