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    (PDF/EPUB) [Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat] à James R. McDonough download Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat Colonel McDonough was my commander many years ago He was a fine leader and so was his son who I also has the pleasure of working for for a shor

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    download Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat James R. McDonough Î 8 characters read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Î James R. McDonough One of the things that has always intrigued me about Vietnam War stories is the attempts to make sense of the pure senselessness A world without rules mercy and pure ruthless reality How can one cope with being thrown into the middle of chaos from a structured society I can't imagine the unbelievable psychologi

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    (PDF/EPUB) [Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat] à James R. McDonough What a shitty ending I won't give it away That is not really a critiue of the book actually the shitty ending was a fitting end to the mess that the Vietnam War became But wow If anyone can read this book and not feel utter gratefulness for our vets especially our combat vets and especially our Vietnam War combat vets well then that person would be truly blind God bless our men and women who serve to protect our freedoms

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    (PDF/EPUB) [Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat] à James R. McDonough This book is both a historical insight into the Vietnam War from the perspective of the American infantry and a veritable lesson on leadership As an instructor for the Swiss Armed Forces in the 21st century I was initially uite critical when this book was recommended to me as particularly suitable reading for my officer cadets I took the test and inserted a keyword and a bookmarker at every point where a lesson

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    download Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat (PDF/EPUB) [Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat] à James R. McDonough read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Î James R. McDonough I received the book from my commander as I was transferring to a new unit to start as a platoon leader Timely gift and a daunting reminder of the demands and responsibilities of a platoon leader

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    (PDF/EPUB) [Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat] à James R. McDonough One of the better books to read to understand what it's like to be a naive young officer thrown into combat New small unit leaders will find i

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    download Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat (PDF/EPUB) [Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat] à James R. McDonough read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Î James R. McDonough Timeless leadership lessonsInspect what you expectMove to the point of frictionThere is always room for improvementIn combat predictab

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    (PDF/EPUB) [Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat] à James R. McDonough read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Î James R. McDonough This book was written by an army 2nd Lieutenant on his experiences as a platoon commander in Vietnam It was very entertaining It closely resembled Fields of Fire by James Webb Both were great reads

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Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat

download Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat James R. McDonough Î 8 characters read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Î James R. McDonough Ng part in the 'strategic hamlet' program Rather than present a potpourri of combat yarns McDonough has focused a seasoned storyteller's eye on the details people and incidents that best communicate a visceral feel of command under fire For the author's honesty What a shitty ending I won t give it away That is not really a critiue of the book actually the shitty ending was a fitting end to the mess that the Vietnam War became But wow If anyone can read this book and not feel utter gratefulness for our vets especially our combat vets and especially our Vietnam War combat vets well then that person would be truly blind God bless our men and women who serve to protect our freedoms

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download Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat James R. McDonough Î 8 characters read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Î James R. McDonough A remarkable memoir of small unit leadership and the coming of age of a young soldier in combat in Vietnam'Using a lean style and a sense of pacing drawn from the tautest of novels McDonough has produced a gripping account of his first command a US platoon taki One of the things that has always intrigued me about Vietnam War stories is the attempts to make sense of the pure senselessness A world without rules mercy and pure ruthless reality How can one cope with being thrown into the middle of chaos from a structured society I can t imagine the unbelievable psychological pain that American Veterans went through When you grow up in a world where things at least on the surface seem to make sense and at least follow some rules one might be tempted to assume that life should and is that way Only to have the world and all its pretenses ripped apart the second you hold a man dying from violence in your arms

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download Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat James R. McDonough Î 8 characters read ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Î James R. McDonough And literary craftsmanship Platoon Leader seems destined to be read for a long time by second lieutenants trying to prepare for the future veterans trying to remember the past and civilians trying to understand what the profession of arms is all about Army Tim One of the better books to read to understand what it s like to be a naive young officer thrown into combat New small unit leaders will find it extraordinarily compelling and relevant It should be reuired reading for leaders of all typesMost combat books focus on enlisted men Officers are responsible for the majority of mistakes as well as the successes and often don t have anyone to share the stress with In small units platoon or lower the officers face the same dangers as the enlisted This book also carefully and thoughtfully discusses some of the misconceptions that many people have regarding the Vietnam War

  • Paperback
  • 256
  • Platoon Leader A Memoir of Command in Combat
  • James R. McDonough
  • en
  • 14 February 2018
  • 9780891418009

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