Commanding Attention

April 2011
MHQ: Quarterly Journal of Military History;Spring2011, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p13
In this article, the author discusses certain popular phrases associated with combat used by military leaders of various nationalities. Comments made by U.S. Commodore George Dewey during the Spanish-American War, Prussian leader Frederick the Great at the battle of Jägerndorf, and U.S. General George S. Patton Jr. are discussed, among others.


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