During World War II the uniformed heads of the U.S. armed services assumed a pivotal and unprecedented role in the formulation of the nation's foreign policies. Organized soon after Pearl Harbor as the Joint Chiefs of Staff, these individuals were officiaThe Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Grand Alliance, and U. S. Strategy in World War II Mark A. Stoler ... key components associated with the managerial revolution: army and navy general staffs headed by service chiefs, advanced educational systems to train ... holdaquot; a a judgment the army field manual of the 1930s reiterated in its assertion that politics and strategy aquot;are radically and fundamentally things apart.
|Title||:||Allies and Adversaries|
|Author||:||Mark A. Stoler|
|Publisher||:||UNC Press Books - 2003|