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amazon com duty memoirs of a secretary at war - duty memoirs of a secretary at war and millions of other books are available for amazon kindle learn more enter your mobile number or email address below and we ll send you a link to download the free kindle app, duty memoirs of a secretary at war wikipedia - duty memoirs of a secretary at war is a nonfiction book written by robert m gates a former u s secretary of defense it was published in january 2014 by alfred a knopf the time period is from 2006 to 2011 and includes the george w bush administration 2006 2009 the obama administration 2009 2011 the afghan war and the iraq war, duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert m gates - the title alone is telling memoirs of a secretary at war not a secretary of defense but a secretary at war nowhere in this book does gates forget to remind us he served in the department of defense when the u s was conducting two unpopular wars, duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert m gates - but duty is not the memoir of a neocon warmonger gates writes intelligently and candidly of the anxieties of sending men to die and makes clear he largely disliked his deployment to the washington combat zone, duty memoirs of a secretary at war - duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert m gates borzoi books and alfred a knopf 2014 640 pp 34 95 isbn 978 0307959478 reviewed by thomas f lynch iii d, amazon com duty memoirs of a secretary at war ebook - from the former secretary of defense a strikingly candid vivid account of serving presidents george w bush and barack obama during the wars in iraq and afghanistan, book review duty memoirs of a secretary at war by - june 30 2011 robert gates and president obama salute during a farewell ceremony for gates as outgoing defense secretary gates served in that position under obama and president george w bush he was known as a savvy manager of the bureaucracy and a ruthlessly efficient defense secretary, duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert m gates - duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert m gates after serving six presidents in both the cia and the national security council robert m gates believed that he had left washington politics behind for good but when he received the call from the white house in 2006 to help a nation mired in two wars he answered what he felt was the call of duty, duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert gates - handout afp getty images duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert m gates it is clear however that robert gates who may well know more about military affairs than any, duty memoirs of a secretary at war by robert m gates - with iraq in a profound downward spiral and many believing that afghanistan could be next the legacy of robert m gates who served so influentially as secretary of defense during the crucial years 2007 2011 deserves critical examination the place to start is gate s recently published book duty memoirs of a secretary at war, book review duty memoirs of a secretary at war - with duty memoirs of a secretary at war gates who left office in 2011 has turned memoirist producing more than 600 pages about his experiences in the bush 43 and obama administrations, duty memoirs of a secretary at war central intelligence - robert gates s new book duty memoirs of a secretary at war will help analysts with the task of understanding the internal factors that affect us security policies this his second memoir covers the period he served as secretary of defense in the george w bush and barack obama administrations during 2006 2011, new york historical society duty memoirs of a secretary - he is the author of duty memoirs of a secretary at war the robert h smith auditorium at the new york historical society 170 central park west