West Point Faces Life

Kinzer, Stephen
December 1977
New Republic;12/3/77, Vol. 177 Issue 23, p14
Presents an update on the administration of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Georgia. Estimated number of young people who enter West Point each year; Changes in the role of the cadet as he passes through the Academy; Information that the struggle within the Academy is to preserve traditional military values and to retain the school's elite nature; Description of the faculty of the school; Comments on the admission of women at West Point; Information regarding physical education in the West Point curriculum.


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