It provides an over-the-shoulder look at the working out of strategy by one of its greatest practitioners of the twentieth century, George Catlett Marshall
The Papers of George Catlett Marshall
"'The Finest Soldier, "January 1, 1945-January 7, 1947, Vol.
As a historian, I've looked at AT&T, Sloan in the 1920s at General Motors, George Catlett Marshall
, and Dwight Eisenhower in World War II because those are all situations where there was conscious, rational management of very large problems, and the creation of new strategies and new structures.
Marshall, letter to Major Asa Singleton, November 22, 1939, George Catlett Marshall
files, Lexington, Virginia.
Army honored him with their highest award, the George Catlett Marshall
Award, first ever to a journalist.
July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of the United States Army will present its highest award -- the George Catlett Marshall
Medal -- to the American Soldier.