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Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and biographer Andrew Marble, showcasing manifest from S.S. America voyage that brought Albright to the United States in 1948. Shalikashvili arrived on that same ship when he emigrated from Europe in 1952. (August 2011)

Dr. Andrew Marble is writing the first biography on Gen. John Shalikashvili, the first foreign-born Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1993 - 97).

In both 2014 and 2016 he was one of three finalists for the Biographer International Organization's Hazel Rowley Prize for  best proposal for a first biography.

He has written and spoken on both Shalikashvili and leadership for:

Joint Force Quarterly

Washington Independent

Review of Books

San Diego Radio's

Mike Slater Show

National Bureau

of Asian Research

Q&A: Life and Legacy of John Shalikashvili

3 Shalikashvili Characteristics

How are Great Leaders Made?

Lessons from Shalikashvili's Career

Review: Paula Broadwell's Petraeus biography: All In

Essay: Did Broadwell's Affair Tarnish her as a Biographer?

Review: Robert Gates' Duty

Review: Peter Slevin's

Michelle Obama: A Life

How Shali Paid it Forward to 500,000 Others

He holds a PhD in Political Science from Brown University (2002), an MA in Law and Diplomacy from Tufts University's Fletcher School (1994), and a BA in East Asian Studies from Middlebury College (1990).

Andrew has 17 years of experience working as an editor in the fields of U.S. foreign policy to Asia and international food policy.

He was founding editor of Asia Policy, a peer-reviewed journal of the National Bureau of Asian Research, and edited NBR's Strategic Asia series.

He lived in Taiwan for over 8 years, and served as editor of Issues & Studies: A Social Science Quarterly on China, Taiwan, and East Asian Affairs.

A Biography

By  Andrew Marble