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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Wright, James Edward, 1939-
Those who have borne the battle.
New York : PublicAffairs, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Edward Wright
|Description:||1 online resource (viii, 351 pages)|
|Contents:||The rage militaire: mobilizing "citizen soldiers," from the Revolution to World War I --
The mystic chords of memory: the obligations of a democracy to those who fight its wars --
The "good war" and the G.I.s who fought it --
To defend a country they did not know: freedom's frontier on the Korean Peninsula --
Friendly fire --
History lessons: We don't want any more Vietnams --
Remember that: reflections on the story that has no end.
|Other Titles:||America's wars and those who fought them|
Dr. John Nagl, Minerva Professor at the U.S. Naval Academy and retired Army officer"Former Marine and Dartmouth President Jim Wright has written a concise military history of the United States with a