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The Resource United States Army : the definitive illustrated history, D.M. Giangreco

United States Army : the definitive illustrated history, D.M. Giangreco

Label
United States Army : the definitive illustrated history
Title
United States Army
Title remainder
the definitive illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
D.M. Giangreco
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over the years, the United States Army has been a vital presence at home and abroad, and many Americans have helped to sustain it through selfless service and dedication. Giangreco recounts the venerable history of this incredible fighting force, from the founding of the Continental Army through the Civil War and the recent conflicts in the Middle East and Afghanistan
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1952-
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Giangreco, D. M.
Dewey number
355/.00973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.G53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
United States Army : the definitive illustrated history, D.M. Giangreco
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Creating a Continental Army, 1607-1782 -- The Army and the young republic, 1794-1848 -- Regulars, volunteers, and Civil War, 186-1865 -- War on the plains and domestic strife, 1865-1878 -- Beyond the borders: the Far East, Caribbean, and Mexico, 1877-1917 -- Over there, 1917-1921 -- Between two wars, 1919-1941 -- Victory in the Pacific, 1941-1945 -- Defeating Nazi Germany, 1942-945 -- The Cold war turns hot, 1945-1953 -- Preparing for "The next war" and Vietnam, 1953-1973 -- The volunteer army, Panama, and the Persian Gulf, 1972-1991 -- A "new" enemy, 1991-2011 -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn707259392
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
528 p.
Isbn
9781402791048
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)707259392
Label
United States Army : the definitive illustrated history, D.M. Giangreco
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Creating a Continental Army, 1607-1782 -- The Army and the young republic, 1794-1848 -- Regulars, volunteers, and Civil War, 186-1865 -- War on the plains and domestic strife, 1865-1878 -- Beyond the borders: the Far East, Caribbean, and Mexico, 1877-1917 -- Over there, 1917-1921 -- Between two wars, 1919-1941 -- Victory in the Pacific, 1941-1945 -- Defeating Nazi Germany, 1942-945 -- The Cold war turns hot, 1945-1953 -- Preparing for "The next war" and Vietnam, 1953-1973 -- The volunteer army, Panama, and the Persian Gulf, 1972-1991 -- A "new" enemy, 1991-2011 -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn707259392
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
528 p.
Isbn
9781402791048
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)707259392

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