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Virginia Military Institute

Author: Keith E Gibson
Publisher: Charleston, S.C. : Arcadia Pub., 2010.
Series: Campus history series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Over the past 170 years, from its founding on November 11, 1839 through the 20th century - and now into the 21st century - VMI has prepared citizen-soldiers for leadership roles in civilian and military pursuits. The photographs ... [included in this volume] chronicle J.T.L. Preston's experiment in higher education - the Virginia Military Institute"--Introduction.
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keith E Gibson
ISBN: 9780738586465 0738586463
OCLC Number: 644651017
Description: 127 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The nation's first state military college --
The rebuilding --
A new century --
Peacetime and war --
Educating citizen-soldiers --
Continuing the mission --
Tradition, change and another century.
Series Title: Campus history series.
Responsibility: Keith E. Gibson.
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"Over the past 170 years, from its founding on November 11, 1839 through the 20th century - and now into the 21st century - VMI has prepared citizen-soldiers for leadership roles in civilian and military pursuits. The photographs ... [included in this volume] chronicle J.T.L. Preston's experiment in higher education - the Virginia Military Institute"--Introduction.

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