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A cause greater than self
Stephen J. Ochs

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A cause greater than self
the journey of Captain Michael J. Daly, World War II Medal of Honor recipient
1st ed.
Stephen J. Ochs

Published 2012 by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Hero-father
Born with a silver spoon "slightly bent"
A disappointment to his family
Initiation: D-day
Proving ground: the battle of Normandy
Becoming an officer
The Colmar pocket: winter heroism
The dragon's teeth: assuming command
"Discipline of kindness"
Götterdämmerung: the battle for Germany
Nuremberg and the Medal of Honor
Escaping the "hero's cage"
Epilogue: causes greater than self.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series -- no. 138, Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series -- no. 138.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
940.54/1273092, B
Library of Congress
U53.D35 O24 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25198282M
ISBN 10
1603447830, 1603448039
ISBN 13
9781603447836, 9781603448031
LC Control Number
2012003945

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