But has a single commander ever made much of a difference in almost instantly turning around an entire theater?Big boots General. Big boots.
...in almost every war, on occasion a single general can so radically change the pulse of the battlefield that a political victory becomes possible where once the public thought it was utterly improbable.
Wednesday, March 21, 2007
Victor Davis Hanson thinks so. Want to know what Grant, LeMay, Patton, Kitchener, Montgomery, Ridgeway, Sharon, and Sherman have to tell us about Petraeus?