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A handbook of American military history : from the Revolutionary War to the present

Author: Jerry K Sweeney; Kevin B Byrne
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996.
Series: History and warfare.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This unique reference work covers the military history of the United States from the Revolution to the Gulf War. Comprehensive and easy to use, it supplies essential information on the social, technological, political, tactical, and strategic developments that have affected the evolution of the U.S. armed forces. Invaluable as a reference tool and reader's guide, the Handbook of American Military History will prove  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Military history
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Handbook of American military history.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605381931
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry K Sweeney; Kevin B Byrne
ISBN: 0813385695 9780813385693 0813328713 9780813328713
OCLC Number: 32891560
Description: xiii, 319 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The building period: 1775-1815 --
The institutional period: 1816-1865 --
The reform period: 1866-1914 --
The unsettled period: 1915-1941 --
The global period: 1942-1963 --
The uncertain period: 1964-1994.
Series Title: History and warfare.
Responsibility: edited by Jerry K. Sweeney ; contributors, Kevin B. Byrne [and others].
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Covering the military history of the United States from the War of Independence to the Gulf War, this work examines the social, technological, political, tactical and strategic developments that have  Read more...

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