The Resource The American culture of war : the history of U.S. military force from World War II to Operation Iraqi Freedom, by Adrian R. Lewis

The American culture of war : the history of U.S. military force from World War II to Operation Iraqi Freedom, by Adrian R. Lewis

Label
The American culture of war : the history of U.S. military force from World War II to Operation Iraqi Freedom
Title
The American culture of war
Title remainder
the history of U.S. military force from World War II to Operation Iraqi Freedom
Statement of responsibility
by Adrian R. Lewis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.2/70973
Index
index present
LC call number
E745
LC item number
.L49 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The American culture of war : the history of U.S. military force from World War II to Operation Iraqi Freedom, by Adrian R. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 1. Culture, genes, and war -- 2. Traditional American thinking about the conduct of war -- 3. The legacy of World War II : man versus machine -- 4. Truman and the evolution of national military strategy and doctrine -- 5. The Korean War : the opening phases, 1950-51 -- 6. The Korean War : the final phases, 1951-53 -- 7. Eisenhower and massive retaliation -- 8. Civil-military relations and the national military command structure -- 9. Limited war : Kennedy and McNamara -- 10. The Vietnam War : the opening phases, 1955-67 -- 11. The Vietnam War : the final phases, 1967-75 -- 12. The recovery and reorganization of the U.S. Armed forces -- 13. The Persian Gulf War : war without the people -- 14. The Persian Gulf War : operation desert storm -- 15. The new American way of war -- 16. The Second Persian Gulf War : the conventional war -- 17. The Second Persian Gulf War : the unfinished insurgency war -- 18. The New American citizenship -- App. Military map symbols
  • Selected bibliography : the American culture of war
Control code
000040423939
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
538 p. :
Isbn
9780415979757
Lccn
2006018393
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.b21775667
System control number
sr21775667

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