skip to content
America's first battles, 1776-1965 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

America's first battles, 1776-1965

Author: Charles E Heller; William A Stofft; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1986.
Series: Modern war studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
America's first battles, 1776-1965.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1986
(OCoLC)654480272
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles E Heller; William A Stofft; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 0700602763 9780700602766 0700602771 9780700602773
OCLC Number: 13425151
Description: xiii, 416 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: America's first battle: Long Island, 27 August 1776 / Ira D. Gruber --
The Battle of Queenston Heights, 13 October 1812 / Theodore J. Crackel --
The battles on the Rio Grande: Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma, 8-9 May 1846 / K. Jack Bauer --
First Bull Run, 19 July 1861 / W. Glenn Robertson --
San Juan Hill and El Caney, 1-2 July 1898 / Graham A. Cosmas --
Cantigny, 28-31 May 1918 / Allan R. Millett --
Buna, 19 November 1942-2 January 1943: a "Leavenworth nightmare" / Jay Luvaas --
Kasserine Pass, 30 January-22 February 1943 / Martin Blumenson --
Task Force Smith and the 24th Division: delay and withdrawal, 5-19 July 1950 / Roy K. Flint --
The 1st Cavalry and the Ia Drang Valley, 18 october-24 November 1965 / George C. Herring --
First battles in retrospect / John Shy.
Series Title: Modern war studies.
Responsibility: edited by Charles E. Heller & William A. Stofft ; maps by Laura Kriegstrom Poracsky.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A brilliantly conceived and executed collection of essays written by some of the country's foremost military historians. America's First Battles achieves that rare feat of combining genuine reading Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13425151> # America's first battles, 1776-1965
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "13425151" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ksu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Place/lawrence_kan> ; # Lawrence, Kan.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Topic/schlacht> ; # Schlacht
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Topic/geschichte_1776_1965> ; # Geschichte (1776-1965)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/828915> ; # Battles
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Topic/battles_united_states_history> ; # Battles--United States--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Topic/aufsatzsammlung> ; # Aufsatzsammlung
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973/e19/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/192486605> ; # William A. Stofft
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/3509150033035311180002> ; # Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/265722336> ; # Charles E. Heller
    schema:copyrightYear "1986" ;
    schema:datePublished "1986" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/355727053> ;
    schema:genre "Military history"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Series/modern_war_studies> ; # Modern war studies.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654480272> ;
    schema:name "America's first battles, 1776-1965"@en ;
    schema:productID "13425151" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13425151#PublicationEvent/lawrence_kan_university_press_of_kansas_1986> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Agent/university_press_of_kansas> ; # University Press of Kansas
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700602766> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700602773> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13425151> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Agent/university_press_of_kansas> # University Press of Kansas
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University Press of Kansas" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Place/lawrence_kan> # Lawrence, Kan.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Lawrence, Kan." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Series/modern_war_studies> # Modern war studies.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13425151> ; # America's first battles, 1776-1965
    schema:name "Modern war studies." ;
    schema:name "Modern war studies" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355727053#Topic/geschichte_1776_1965> # Geschichte (1776-1965)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geschichte (1776-1965)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/828915> # Battles
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Battles"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/192486605> # William A. Stofft
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Stofft" ;
    schema:givenName "William A." ;
    schema:name "William A. Stofft" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/265722336> # Charles E. Heller
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1943" ;
    schema:familyName "Heller" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles E." ;
    schema:name "Charles E. Heller" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/3509150033035311180002> # Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700602766>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0700602763" ;
    schema:isbn "9780700602766" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780700602773>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0700602771" ;
    schema:isbn "9780700602773" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654480272>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "America's first battles, 1776-1965." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13425151> ; # America's first battles, 1776-1965
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.