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Duty : memoirs of a Secretary at war / Robert M. Gates.

Authors: Gates, Robert Michael, 1943- , author.
Call number: B Gates, R.M. GAT
Publication: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.
Publication date: 2014.
Subject: Cabinet officers -- United States -- Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Personal narratives, American.
Afghan War, 2001- -- Personal narratives, American.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009 -- Personal narratives, American.
Civil-military relations -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Gates, Robert Michael, 1943-
United States -- Military policy -- Decision making.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2009-
United States. Department of Defense -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
Title: Duty : memoirs of a Secretary at war / Robert M. Gates.
Additional title: Memoirs of a Secretary at war
Edition: First edition.
Physical description: x, 618 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents note: Summoned to duty -- Iraq, Iraq and Iraq -- Mending fences, finding allies -- Waging war on the Pentagon -- Beyond Iraq: a complicated world -- Good war, bad war -- One damn thing after another -- Transition -- New term, new agenda, old secretary -- Afghanistan: a house divided -- Difficult foes, difficult friends -- Meanwhile, back in Washington -- War, war? and revolution -- At war to the last day -- Reflections.
Notes: Includes index.
Summary note: The former Secretary of Defense offers a candid account of serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
ISBN: 9780307959478 (hardcover)
0307959473 (hardcover)
LCCN: 2013026348
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1491297
Bib No.: 1491297

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