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In war and peace : an American military history anthology

Author: Edward K Eckert
Publisher: Belmont, Calif. : Wadsworth Pub. Co., 1990.
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"This rich anthology includes selections from memoirs, journals, and historical accounts of battle and war, many of which have never been published before, as well as documents that raise important economic, ethical, and cultural issues. Organized chronologically, the selections take the reader from Colonial times to the present"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
In war and peace.
Belmont, Calif. : Wadsworth Pub. Co., 1990
(OCoLC)654449371
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward K Eckert
ISBN: 0534125166 9780534125165
OCLC Number: 20014014
Description: xix, 444 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The Colonial wars --
The American Revolution --
The early republic --
The Civil War --
The rise of professionalism --
World War I --
World War II --
Korea and the Cold War --
Vietnam War --
Contemporary issues --
Epilogue : the romance of war.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Edward K. Eckert.

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"This rich anthology includes selections from memoirs, journals, and historical accounts of battle and war, many of which have never been published before, as well as documents that raise important economic, ethical, and cultural issues. Organized chronologically, the selections take the reader from Colonial times to the present"--Page 4 of cover.
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