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The study and writing of American military history

United States. Dept. of the Army. Office of Military History.

The study and writing of American military history

a guide

by United States. Dept. of the Army. Office of Military History.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History, Military -- Study and teaching.,
    • United States -- History, Military -- Historiography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Paul McD. Robinett [chief, Special Studies Division.
      ContributionsRobinett, Paul M. 1893-1975.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE175.8 .A46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 231 p.
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6169941M
      LC Control Number54060137
      OCLC/WorldCa7879449

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The study and writing of American military history by United States. Dept. of the Army. Office of Military History. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Writing of American Military History: A Guide should stimulate intelligent probing into the past with an eye to the future. This, in turn, should lead to increased wisdom and, therefore, to wiser decisions and better execution throughout the Army in peace and : Department of the Army.

THE STUDY OF AMERICAN MILITARY HISTORY General 16 A Progressive Course of Study in American Military History 21 Historical Reading in First Five Years' Service 21 Historical Reading — Five to Ten Years' Service 22 Historical Reading- — Ten to Fifteen Years' Service - 23 Historical Reading — Fifteen to Twenty-five Years' Service 24 III.

Serves as a foundation for undergraduate courses in American military history. American Military History is uniquely tailored to American military history zed chronologically, the text begins at the point of European conflict with Native Americans and concludes with military affairs in the early 21 st century.

The content and style will appeal to history majors and non-majors /5(17). Guide to the writing of American military history. [Washington] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States.

Department of the Army. OCLC Number: Notes: [Title on cover is: Historical study, guide to writing of American. American Military History intends to provide the United States Army—in particular, its young officers, NCOs, and cadets—with a comprehensive but brief account of its past.

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