American Warlords: How Roosevelt's High Command Led America to Victory in World War II by Jonathan W. Jordan. PART 2 of 6.

Sep 01, 2017, 03:15 AM

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American Warlords: How Roosevelt's High Command Led America to Victory in World War II by Jonathan W. Jordan. PART 2 of 6.

“Superbly written, well researched, and highly interesting, American Warlords is in a class by itself.”—Jean Edward Smith, New York Times bestselling author of FDR and Eisenhower in War and Peace

“[A] triumph of meticulous scholarship and keen insight propelled by a marvelously written narrative…Jordan’s American Warlords accomplishes for FDR and World War II what Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Team of Rivals achieved for Lincoln and the Civil War.”—Armchair General

“Jordan has crafted an immensely readable history of World War II, framed around President Franklin Roosevelt and his top military lieutenants… Jordan has done a wonderful job of encapsulating, not just the personalities of these fascinating leaders, but the larger overall strategy of the war, dutifully covering all the major battles on the road to victory.”—Charleston Post and Courier

“Mr. Jordan has done an admirable job of making these men come alive. He uses their own words to weave a good tale.”—The Wall Street Journal

“Jordan delivers another page-turning chronicle of World War II.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review) About the Author Jonathan W. Jordan is the author of the award-winning book Lone Star Navy: Texas, the Fight for the Gulf of Mexico, and the Shaping of the American West and the bestselling Brothers, Rivals, Victors: Eisenhower, Patton, Bradley, and the Partnership That Drove the Allied Conquest in Europe, and the editor of the Library of Texas edition of To the People of Texas. His writing has appeared in World War II magazine, Armchair General, Military History, WWII History, and MHQ.

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