Challenge of Command: Reading for Military Excellence

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780399528040
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/28/2001
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 798,040
  • Product dimensions: 6.12 (w) x 9.06 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Table of Contents

1. Visions of Our Military Selves
2. The Challenges of the Commander
3. The Company Commander
4. The Commander as Tactician
5. The Commander as Warrior
6. The Commander as Moral Arbiter
7. The Commander's Concept of Duty
8. The Commander as Strategist Epilogue: The Commander as Mentor Bibliography Index

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  • Posted March 13, 2011

    Highly Recommendent

    This book for the readers who needs suggestions what to read who are comfortable with the study of history who aspires to command to find out the way to become a genuine commander. It has specified to Audience who has sought a vision of themselves by taking lessons from feedbacks of the great leaders, from their way to the pedestal. Because of abundant of books, there are many choices to read and Author Colonel Roger Nye who has had a good experience due to being in military and speaking with a lot of people from the all levels of the Army gives advises about books.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 3, 2000

    A Primer for the Military Professional

    Nye logically explores the important tenets of command and military leadership by explaining 'how' the professional might study them without telling us 'what' the tenets are. Although having served in the Army for 18 years, I'd neglected reading this book until now. What a mistake. You don't have to be or enroute to becoming a commander. For all military professionals.

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