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West Pointer"s honor

Alexander Wheeler Chilton

West Pointer"s honor

by Alexander Wheeler Chilton

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A.W. Chilton ; illustrated by Victor Hall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C442 We
The Physical Object
Pagination267 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6720329M
LC Control Number28024570
OCLC/WorldCa22964040

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Norman Schwarzkopf (Contributor) & 4 more/5(15). West Point to Mexico, book one in Bob Mayer's Duty, Honor, Country Trilogy, follows a young U. Grant and his fictional fellow West Point cadets, Elijah Cord and Lucius Rumble, as they endure the harsh environment of the military academy and its environs, and eventually find themselves on the eve of war with Mexico.

Mayer, a West Point graduate himself, is a multi-genre writer, adept at 4/5. Most West Point graduates will find this book well worth reading. It should be read by anyone interested in ethics, honor codes, or professional conduct.

Faculty and administrators at both high schools and colleges, especially military schools, will find this a useful guide in establishing or administering an honor code at their institutions/5(5). Duty, Honor, Country: the motto of the United States Military Academy has resounded for more West Pointers honor book n Ambrose charts the history of West Point from its origins in the Revolutionary War--when students attached to engineering and artillery regiments studied the rudiments of strategy, but mostly came and went as they pleased--to the academy's time of crisis during the Cited by: 3.

The U.S. Military Academy at West Point's mission is "to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army.".

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The name "Red Book" is derived from the red covers the printed catalog booklets were once bound with. Recent RedBooks: RedBook GY pdf; RedBook GY pdf; RedBook. Duty, Honor, Country Cadet Honor Code & System LTC Todd Messitt Special Assistant to the Commandant for Honor Matters. 2 United States Military Academy Updated as of: 15 Aug 07 Duty, Honor, Country Outline • Honor Code and Purpose • Organization and Responsibilities.

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Which is more important: Honor or Loyalty. That is the core question at the heart of these books and a question I pondered while attending West Point.

As a Plebe at West Point, I had to memorize a lot of random information. Part of that was: In the 60 major battles of the Civil War, West Pointers commanded both sides in Reviews: West Point vividly comes alive in this page book, chronicling the history of the renowned institution.

The illustrations are superb. And articles scattered throughout by Arthur Miller, Stephen Ambrose, William F. Buckley, Jr. and David Halberstram, to name a few, add brilliance to the otherwise scintillating texts of Tom Wicker, Thomas Fleming and others. Duty, Honor, Country. West Point Garrison has been the site of the longest continually occupied U.S.

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This is book 1 in the Duty, Honor, Country series. (Formerly titled West Point to Mexico) "Will leave you spellbound. Mayer’s long suit is detail, giving the reader an in-depth view of the inner workings of the Army and West Point." Book NewsReviews: The Honor System at West Point is the outgrowth of many years of development and experience.

The need for such a system is implicit in the mission of the Military Academy to develop military leaders. These leaders must have strength of character as well as intellectual and physical vigor.

The West Point Character Development Strategy describes how, at all levels and across programs, the United States Military Academy (USMA) develops leaders of character who internalize the ideals of Duty, Honor, Country and the Army Ethic.

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