Calhoun, Mark T.

General Lesley J. McNair : unsung architect of the US Army / Mark T. Calhoun. - Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2015] - 1 online resource. - JSTOR eBooks Modern war studies .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Innovation in peace and war -- From cadet to commander: birth of an innovator -- World War I -- McNair: war planner -- Interwar education and training -- Professor of Military Science and Tactics at Purdue -- The Army War College class of 1928-1929 -- Getting over the hump -- Rise to prominence, 1935-1940 -- World War II: the culmination of a career -- Protective mobilization -- Training the Army ground forces -- The Army ground forces at war -- Epilogue.

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Generals--United States--Biography.

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