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By Robert A. Shaines

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George C. Schreiber was once a twenty-five yr previous moment lieutenant accountable for an Air Police defend unit in Pusan, Korea. A yr previous, in 1951, he had innocently been instructing 5th and 6th grade little ones in Brookfield, Illinois. A 12 months later, he was once convicted by way of a basic court-martial of premeditated homicide. The unconscionable injustice made no experience to twenty-three yr previous Air strength attorney Robert A. Shaines and Schreiber’s tale has haunted his suggestions ever seeing that. Command impact chronicles Shaines’ first hand commentary of the dramatic occasions major as much as the trial of Schreiber and of his contemporaries and exhibits how he, Schreiber and others grew to become pawns in an influence online game between bold and vindictive males keen in basic terms to thrill those that may improve their army careers. This sequence of occasions could finally contain the executive of employees of the Air strength, the Governor of Illinois, the President and the splendid courtroom of the U.S. and convey a few swap within the legislations which might succeed in the top degrees of presidency. a desirable story of army and criminal background, Command effect can be a captivatingly own vindication of the judgment of right and wrong of the writer, who involves keep in mind that he and Schreiber have been a number of devoted, yet naive and trusting younger fellow officials whose lives and characters turned completely formed via those occasions. either have been sufferers of their personal ways.

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