The Fourth Star

The Fourth Star

Four Generals and the Epic Struggle for the Future of the United States Army

Book - 2009
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Analyzing the careers of an elite quartet--General John Abizaid, General George Casey Jr., General Peter Chiarelli, and General David Petraeus, Jaffe shows how the most powerful military force in the world entered a major war unprepared, and how the Army, drawing on this reservoir of talent that few thought it possessed, saved itself from crushing defeat against a ruthless, low-tech foe.
Publisher: New York : Crown Pub., c2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780307409065
Branch Call Number: 355.00922 CLOUD
Characteristics: 330 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Jaffe, Greg


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Dec 10, 2016

gosh if youere military you should devour it. i have no military experience and can't put it down. It is vying for the best book of my reads this year. Will always recommend.


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