The Tet Offensive Fritz Fischer is a Professor of History and Director of History Education at the University of Northern Colorado. Table of Contents. Essay; Primary Sources. “South Vietnamese Officer Executes a Viet Cong Prisoner” Photograph 1968; Combat Area Casualties 1998.
Petraeus' war legacy befits his future post at CIA - He is the 1998 recipient of the College of Arts and Sciences award for outstanding teaching and the recipient of the Mortar Board Outstanding Teacher Award in 20. David Petraeus, 58, walks away from a military career during which he. His Princeton doctoral thesis examined the impact of Vietnam on the.
The Professor of War Vanity Fair His mother was a librarian; his father was a Dutch sea captain who had fled the German occupation of the Netherlands in World War II. How General David Petraeus revolutionized the way America fhts its wars and. The post–Vietnam War army had labored to bury the memory of defeat. It went.
General David H. Petraeus, USA - Academy of Achievement Not surprisingly, Cadet Petraeus was an opportunistic upstart from the beginning, marrying the West Point Superintendent’s daughter Holly Knowlton two months after his graduation in 1974. After the war, Petraeus senior worked in a power plant. While writing his dissertation on “The American Military and the Lessons of Vietnam,”.