HistoryForSale Autographs
Join our email mailing list: 

Print Document Description  Print this page Questions about authenticity? Click Here



<< Previous    Next >>    
His signature on a special bookplate affixed to a copy of his autobiography, It Doesn't Take a Hero
Book plate signed: "Norman Schwarzkopf", 6½x9½,530 pages. Affixed to a flyleaf of It Doesn't Take a Hero: My American Journal, by Norman Schwarzkopf with Peter Petrie. NY: Bantam Books, 1992. Hardcover with dust jacket. Norman Schwarzkopf, born in Trenton, New Jersey in 1934, graduated from West Point in 1956 and served two tours of duty in the Vietnam War, where he was twice wounded and decorated with three Silver Stars, three Bronze Stars and the Distinguished Service Medal. He had earned a justified reputation as a man who would risk his own life to protect his men. In 1983, Schwarzkopf was Deputy Commander of the U.S. invasion of Grenada. In 1991, he commanded Coalition forces in the first Persian Gulf War. The main coalition forces invaded Kuwait and southern Iraq on February 24, 1991 and, over the next four days, encircled and defeated the Iraqis and liberated Kuwait. When President George Bush declared a cease-fire on February 28th, most of the Iraqi forces in Kuwait had either surrendered or fled. Schwarzkopf was offered the position of Army Chief of Staff, but retired instead in August 1991. There was speculation that he would run for political office, but he chose not to do so. Fine condition.

For more documents by these signers click the names below:


This website image contains our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark.
Right now get free shipping on all orders totaling $200 or more for customers in the U.S. and 50% off shipping for international orders.
PLUS   With the purchase of any document you can get our informative and authoritative Handbook of Historical Documents for only $19.95 (normally $39.95). This 253 page hardcover volume is your guidebook to becoming a collector who owns history! Click Here for more information
Act Now as this Promotion Ends Soon!
* Total order must be equal or exceed discount qualifier prior to any tax or shipping charges.
Price:  $380.00 (USD)

Click here to pop open a floating
Shopper's Currency Converter window.

Make Best Offer on this document

All documents are being offered on a first-come first-serve basis and are sold unframed unless otherwise specified.

This website requires that cookies be enabled in your browser.

Whether looking for corporate, birthday or luxury gifts, nothing makes a more perfect and unique gift than an autographed item for someone special! Imagine the thrill of receiving an autographed item from one's hero or signed on the anniversary of one's birthday. Click here for our Gift Locator Tool.

Born: August 22, 1934 in Trenton, New Jersey
Died: December 27, 2012 in Tampa, Florida

Film Credits
2011 The Strange History of Don't Ask, Don't Tell (Other), 2009 A Call to Arms (in person), 2006 Brats: Our Journey Home (in person), 2005 CMT: The Greatest - Greatest Patriotic Songs (in person), 2005 Beyond Treason (Other), 2004 Star Trek: Enterprise (Other), 2004 Hardball with Chris Matthews (in person), 2004 Great SAS Missions (in person), 2003 Bob Hope at 100 (Other), 2002 Modern Marvels (Other), 2002 Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (Performer), 2002 Clash of Warriors (in person), 2001-2004 ESPN SportsCentury (in person), 2001 Wartime Deception (Other), 2001 The Hidden Wars of Desert Storm (in person), 2001 Ronald Reagan: The Hollywood Years, the Presidential Years (in person), 2000 The American President (in person), 1999 Biography of the Millennium: 100 People - 1000 Years (in person), 1998 Vietnam: A Marine Perspective (Other), 1998 Sworn to Secrecy: Secrets of War (Other), 1997 Blood Makes the Grass Grow (Other), 1996 World Business Review (Performer), 1996 The Gulf War (in person), 1996 Courage Under Fire (Other), 1995 Victory in the Pacific (Performer), 1994 Jeopardy! (in person), 1994 Coming Out Under Fire (Other), 1992-2001 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (in person), 1992 The Horrors of War (Other), 1991 Yellow Ribbon Party (in person), 1991 Schwarzkopf: How the War Was Won (in person), 1991 General H. Norman Schwarzkopf (Other), 1991 Desert Storm: The War b_egins (Other)

<< Previous Page


[ Home ] [ Shopping Cart ] [ Autograph Definitions ] [ Privacy & Security ] [ Terms & Conditions ] [ Contact us ]
Copyright © 2000-2018 Gallery of History Direct. All Rights Reserved.