The Armed Forces Officer
By (author) U.S. Department of Defense
Normal Price: $47.48
Your Price: $42.73 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $4.75! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.14 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Armed Forces Officer by U.S. Department of Defense
Book DescriptionInitiated in 1950, this 2007 edition is the latest in a classic series of books of the same title. Journalist-historian S. L. A. Marshall wrote the first at the behest of Gen. George C. Marshall, who formed the great citizen army of World War II. The general believed officers of all services needed to base their professional commitment on a common moral-ethical grounding, which S. L. A. Marshall set out to explain. Ever since, these books have provided a foundation of thought, conduct, standards, and duty for American commissioned officers. Available now to the general public, this new edition takes the series' inspirational premise into the new century. It educates officers of all services, as well as civilians, about the fundamental moral-ethical requirements of being a commissioned officer in the armed forces of the United States. Understanding the common foundation of commissioned leadership and command of U.S. military forces is essential for achieving excellence in the joint operations of today's combat environment. This philosophy unites the officers of the uniformed services in the common calling of supporting, defending, and upholding the Constitution in service to their country.
Buy Armed Forces Officer book by U.S. Department of Defense from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781597971669
(229mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Potomac Books Inc
Publisher: Potomac Books Inc
Publish Date: 2-Aug-2007
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. Army Ranger Handbook, Paperback (December 2012)
Covers the techniques and tactics that make US Army Rangers the best soldiers in the world. This book provides advanced info on everything from understanding the basics of Army operations and tactics to discovering what makes a soldier with good leadership qualities and character.
U.S. Department of Defense Handbook of Military Symbols, Paperback (August 2012)
Being able to effectively communicate using maps, charts, and symbols is an integral part of any military operation. This title eliminates conflicts within various US symbol sets and to establish a core set of common symbology under one Department of Defense standard.
Armed Forces Officer, Paperback (May 2007)» View all books by U.S. Department of Defense
Initiated in 1950, this 2007 edition is the latest in a classic series of books of the same title. The book provides a foundation of thought, conduct, standards, and duty for American commissioned officers. Available now to the general public, this new edition takes the series' inspirational premise into the new century.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Armed Forces Officer book by U.S. Department of Defense and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - U.S. Department of Defense
Faculty members of the four service academies and the Marine Corps University wrote The Armed Forces Officer. The Operational Plans and Joint Force Development Directorate (J-7), Joint Education and Doctrine Division, of the U.S. Department of Defense coordinated and sponsored the work.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.