Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



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

Image of item

Available copies

  • 70 of 71 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 71 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B GATES GAT (Text) 34207001813923 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch 921 GAT GAT (Text) 34207001813980 Adult Non-fiction Biographies Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron 355.609 GAT (Text) 75253000047080 Adult Non-fiction Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland 355.6092 HB (Text) 76277000038483 NonFiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler B GATES (Text) 34044000818631 Adult Biography Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil 355.6092 G (Text) 38160000661601 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Butler PL - Butler 921 GATES R (Text) 73174005015743 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City B Gat (Text) 76893000254048 Adult Biographies Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B GATES (Text) 33118000163887 Adult: Biography Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton B GAT (Text) 36806002048278 BIOGRAPHY 2ND FLOOR Available -
Next 10 »

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307959478 (trade)
  • ISBN: 0307959473
  • Physical Description: x, 618 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted 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.
Citation/References Note:
Booklist, January 2014
Booklist
Summary, etc.:
Former secretary of defense Robert M. Gates shares his account of his experience serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Target Audience Note:
Adult Follett Library Resources
Adult
Subject: Gates, Robert Michael, 1943-
United States. Department of Defense > Officials and employees > Biography.
Cabinet officers > United States > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009 > Personal narratives, American.
United States > Military policy > Decision making.
Civil-military relations > United States > History > 21st century.
United States > Politics and government > 2001-2009.
United States > Politics and government > 2009-
Gates, Robert Michael, 1943-
United States. Department of Defense > Officials and employees > Biography.
Cabinet officers > United States > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives.
Terrorism > Prevention > Personal narratives.
Military policy > United States.
Civil-military relations > History.
United States > Politics and government.

Additional Resources