In the Eye of the Storm: The Life of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf

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General Schwarzkopf was a master mind in planning the First Gulf War. To bad we did not finish the job started then. The books gives an insight into his family life and how this formed the man who ... Read full review

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Norman Schwarzgolf is not usually the type of person who would interest me, and thus, the main reason I read this is because I got it from a used bookstore in Mbabane, Swaziland. Interestingly, inside, I discovered that Norman Schwarzgolf was what you can consider a servant leader, so thus indeed, he has attributes worth emulating. Also I found it interesting, even though he a person macho men idolize, he was the type who weeps during moments of passion. 

Contents

As Only a Soldier Can
3
Honor Duty Fidelity
15
The Battle of Life
41
Booby Trap
79
Wilderness
113
Urgent Fury
137
A Bargain Command
179
Strength against Weakness
212
Thunder and Lightning
252
A Time of Reckoning
302
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
331
INDEX
335
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About the author (1991)

Claudio Gatti is the editor in chief of Italy Daily, the English-language supplement on Italy by the world-renowned International Herald Tribune. Prior to forming Italy Daily in 1998, he worked for Corriere della Sera, Il Mondo, and L'Europeo.

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