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American military history : a guide to reference and information sources

Author: Daniel K Blewett
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2009.
Series: Reference sources in the social sciences series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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In this companion volume to his 1995 bibliography of the same title, Daniel Blewett continues his foray into the vast literature of military studies. As did its predecessor, it covers land, air, and naval forces, primarily but not exclusively from a U.S. perspective, with the welcome emergence of "small wars" from publishing obscurity. In addition to identifying relevant organizations and associations, Blewett has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bibliographies
Bibliography
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blewett, Daniel K.
American military history.
Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2009
(OCoLC)679405473
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel K Blewett
ISBN: 9781563089480 1563089483
OCLC Number: 149081709
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xxv, 441 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. General military history reference sources --
2. The colonial period --
3. The American Revolution --
4. The War of 1812 --
5. The Mexican-American War (1846-1848) --
6. The American Civil War (1861-1865) --
7. The Post-Civil war era (1866-1890) --
8. The Spanish-American War (1898-1899) --
9. The First World War (1914-1918) --
10. The Second World fWar (1939-1945) --
11. The Korean War (1950-1953) --
12. The Vietnam War (1964-1975) --
13. The Persian Gulf War (1990-1991) --
14. The Cold War (1945-1990) --
15. The Post-Cold War era --
16. Arms control and disarmament --
17. Terrorism --
18. Intelligence and espionage --
19. Historiography --
20. Electronic information sources --
21. Libraries, archives, and museums --
22. Organizations and associations --
23. Journals. --
Appendix.
Series Title: Reference sources in the social sciences series.
Responsibility: Daniel K. Blewett.
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Covers land, air, and naval forces, primarily but not exclusively from a US perspective. Identifying relevant organizations and associations, this work gathers together chronologies, bibliographies,  Read more...

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