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Patton (The Generals)

Patton (The Generals) Tenacity in Action

By Agostino von Hassell
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.83 Stars

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On 10/3 Matt wrote: One of the things I love to do with my free time is read and review books for Thomas Nelson Publishing. The latest book that I read for them was this biography by writer Augostino Von Hassell. The title is Patton: The Pursuit of Destiny. Here are my thoughts on the book... This book was riviting for ... Great Lessons from Patton

Matt's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/30 Martha Artyomenko wrote: Gen. George Patton. We have all heard stories of him, if we listened to our grandparents. This book gives an inside look to the way he grew up, and from a christian perspective. This man was a complex blend of battle- tested strengths and nearly fatal personal flaws. So, this book, talks about his ... A well written biography...

Martha's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/17 bernice brown wrote: Patton-by Agostino Von Hassell and Ed Breslin by bernicesblog in book reviews, reading Tags: Patton [Edit] I hated this book. No matter how many times I tried to read it, I just could not make myself read it. A man as interesting as Patton shouldn’t be hard to write about…what happened here? I ... Patton

bernice's Rating:

2 Stars

On 6/27 Brandon Furbush wrote: I just finished reading Patton (The General) Tenacity in action by Agostino von Hassell. I found it to be a very intriguing book about the life of General Patton. In all honesty, I'm generally not a fan of war books so at first I was very skeptical about reading it. But once I opened the book ... Patton (The General)

Brandon's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/10 Sara Overbeck wrote: When I received this book by Thomas Nelson Publishers, I knew very little about Patton. Through this book, however, I learned a lot. Patton was a man from Virginia, whose history is enthralled with military men. Patton had a lot to achieve in his lifetime if he wanted to compare. The author first talks ... General Patton

Sara's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/5 dhidey wrote: I received a free copy of Patton: Tenacity in Action by Agostino von Hassel and Ed Bresslin from Book Sneeze a blogger review site hosted by Thomas Nelson. I got the book in the summer, read a few chapters and put it down. I picked it back up a few weeks ago and finished it. I am not a war buff, but ... Patton, Tenacity in Action (a Book Review)

dhidey's Rating:

2 Stars

On 12/29 Kerianne Christie wrote: Another surprisingly easy to digest political novel is encouraging me to rethink my views on what I enjoy reading. The author, Agostino von Hassell, does a great job of bringing Patton's story to life without being bogged down in minute details but filling out the story well enough to feel complete ... BookSneeze: Patton (The Generals) Tenacity in Action

Kerianne's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/17 Ircel Harrison wrote: Because of the responsibility entrusted to them, top military leaders tend to be controversial figures. In fact, Agostino von Hassell and Ed Breslin begin their overview of the life of General George S. Patton, Jr., with a critique of the Academy Award-winning 1970 film that bears the general’s name. ... Patton: The Pursuit of Destiny

Ircel's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/2 Chris Horton wrote:  Being a World War 2 fanatic, I was interested in reading another book on Patton. Too many get bogged down into details that aren't interesting, and such has been the case with biographies of Patton that I have slugged through.Von Hassell's short read was what I have been looking for. It is a condensed ... Book Review: Patton (The Generals)

Chris Horton's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/2 pwnmom wrote: For those who are interested in learning more about General George S. Patton without getting bogged down with too many facts, Patton: The Pursuit of Destiny is a must read. It is obvious from the beginning of the book that the authors of the book are fans of the 1970 movie that had George C. Scott portray ... Patton (The Generals) by Agostino von Hassell

pwnmom's Rating:

4 Stars