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The Resource How we fight : crusades, quagmires, and the American way of war, Dominic Tierney

How we fight : crusades, quagmires, and the American way of war, Dominic Tierney

Label
How we fight : crusades, quagmires, and the American way of war
Title
How we fight
Title remainder
crusades, quagmires, and the American way of war
Statement of responsibility
Dominic Tierney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines military conflicts from the Civil War to the present to explore the opposing mindsets that drive Americans to support wars that defend democracy and overthrow tyrants while resisting the necessary work of nation building
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tierney, Dominic
Dewey number
355.00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.T54 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • War
  • Public opinion
  • National characteristics, American
Label
How we fight : crusades, quagmires, and the American way of war, Dominic Tierney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
For liberty and vengeance : the crusade tradition -- Through a glass, darkly : the quagmire tradition -- Birth of a nation -- Heel of Achilles -- To end all war -- When the saints go marching in -- Black gold and black hawks -- The Bush warriors -- The founding tradition
Control code
ocn548642155
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 342 p.
Isbn
9780316045155
Lccn
2010016859
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)548642155
Label
How we fight : crusades, quagmires, and the American way of war, Dominic Tierney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
For liberty and vengeance : the crusade tradition -- Through a glass, darkly : the quagmire tradition -- Birth of a nation -- Heel of Achilles -- To end all war -- When the saints go marching in -- Black gold and black hawks -- The Bush warriors -- The founding tradition
Control code
ocn548642155
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 342 p.
Isbn
9780316045155
Lccn
2010016859
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)548642155

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