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- University of Iowa Press 2009; US$ 22.00
Donald Anderson, a former U.S. Air Force officer, has compiled a haunting anthology of personal essays and short memoirs that span more than 100 years of warfare. Alvord White Clements?himself a veteran of the Second World War?introduces his grandfather Isaac N. Clements?s Civil War memoir; the novelist Paul West writes of his father, a British veteran... more...
- Elliott & Thompson 2013; US$ 8.99
From Napoleon Bonaparte to Winston Churchill, military experience has provided both men and women down the ages with a wealth of sage advice and wise council, not only on wartime strategy, but on lessons for living a good life; from the moral and political dimensions of conflict, to leadership, work, marriage, family and friendship. Historian Jeremy... more...
- CQ Press, a Division of SAGE 2006; US$ 195.50
Political History of Americas Wars is the first reference work to explore the legislative, social, and policy aspects of Americas major wars, rebellions, and insurrections. This new volume weaves together important primary source documents, informative biographies, and in-depth essays to provide coverage of the political antecedents, events,... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 15.00
For armchair generals, history buffs, and military enthusiasts everywhere, A Military Miscellany is an essential and entertaining collection of fascinating and little-known facts, anecdotes, lists, and stories from America?s rich military legacy. Forgotten heroes, amazing blunders, surprising trivia, and strange-but-true stories overlooked by historians,... more...
- The New Press 2012; US$ 19.99
In A People?s History of the U.S. Military , historian Michael A. Bellesiles draws from three centuries of soldiers? personal encounters with combatthrough fascinating excerpts from letters, diaries, and memoirs, as well as audio recordings, film, and blogsto capture the essence of the American military experience firsthand, from the American Revolution... more...
- Wiley 2009; US$ 106.95 US$ 92.69
With more than 60 essays , A Companion to American Military History presents a comprehensive analysis of the historiography of United States military history from the colonial era to the present. Covers the entire spectrum of US history from the Indian and imperial conflicts of the seventeenth century to the battles in Afghanistan and Iraq Features... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 47.99
In this completely revised and updated second edition, historians John M. Carroll and Colin F. Baxter have gathered an esteemed group of military historians to explore the pivotal issues and themes in American warfare from the Colonial era to the present conflict in Iraq. more...
- Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 57.99
With more than 1,100 entries written by some 500 distinguished contributors, The Oxford Companion to American Military History is "the most comprehensive treatment of American military history ever compiled" ( Parameters: U.S. Army War College Quarterly ) and an "easy-to-browse, well-organized work" ( The Washington Post ).Here is a gold mine of... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2013; US$ 40.00
Internationally recognized for having reinvigorated and redefined his field, distinguished military historian Edward M. Coffman is a dedicated and much-admired teacher and mentor. In The Embattled Past , several of his most important essays have been assembled into a collection that serves as an essential reference to the discipline and an initiation... more...