Browsing the Military Science Collection in Drake Library
Books about Battles in New York State
D25-27 -- Military and naval history
HM141 -- Leadership
U27 -- History of military science
UB210 -- Military Leadership
Reference Books in the Library
Military History by Richard Holmes (Editor)
Call Number: D25.A2 O94 2001
Publication Date: 2001-08-02
From the Trojan War to World War II and beyond, The Oxford Companion to Military History brings together an international team of more than 150 experts who illuminate war's bloody past. The contributors also discuss weapons and equipment; wars, campaigns, and battles; strategy and tactics; espionage and propaganda; logistics and fortifications; and military life, literature, and medicine. The Oxford Companion to Military History is the most wide-ranging and authoritative reference on all aspects of military history currently available.
The Balanced Scorecard by Robert S. Kaplan; David P. Norton
Call Number: DS35.63 .L37 2002
Translate vision & strategy into a coherent set of performance measures.
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The Face of Battle by John Keegan
Call Number: D25 .K43 1976
Publication Date: 1976-11-11
The Face of Battle is military history from the battlefield: a look at the direct experience of individuals at the "point of maximum danger." Without the myth-making elements of rhetoric and xenophobia, and breaking away from the stylized format of battle descriptions.
Leadership, Management and Command by Keith Grint
Call Number: D756.5.N6 G59 2008
Publication Date: 2007-11-17
The author argues that the successes and failures of D-Day, on both sides, cannot be explained by comparing the competing strategies of each side. Instead he provides an account of the battle through the overarching nature of the relationship between the leaders and their followers.
Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson; David Oliver Relin
Call Number: DS389 .M67 2007
One man's campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti-American reaches of Asia.
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