The Resource The American way of war; : a history of United States military strategy and policy, [by] Russell F. Weigley

The American way of war; : a history of United States military strategy and policy, [by] Russell F. Weigley

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The American way of war; : a history of United States military strategy and policy
Title
The American way of war;
Title remainder
a history of United States military strategy and policy
Statement of responsibility
[by] Russell F. Weigley
Title variation
History of United States military strategy and policy
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Subject
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Language
eng
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Weigley, Russell Frank
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maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.W45
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Wars of the United States
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  • United States
  • United States
  • EE. UU.
  • United States
  • USA
  • Strategic culture
  • Strategy
  • Military policy
  • Strategic culture
  • Strategy
  • Militär
Label
The American way of war; : a history of United States military strategy and policy, [by] Russell F. Weigley
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 553-561
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART ONE: Waging war with limited resource, 1775-1815. -- A strategy of attrition: George Washington -- A strategy of partisan war: Nathan Greene -- The Federalists and Jeffersonians. -- PART TWO: Young America as a military power, 1815-1890. -- The age of Winfield Scott -- The founding of American Strategic Studies: Dennis Hart Mahan and Henry Wager Halleck -- Napoleonic strategy: R.E. Lee and the Confederacy -- A strategy of annihilation: U.S. Grant and the Union -- Annihilation of a people: the Indian fighters. -- PART THREE: Introduction to world power, 1890-1941. -- A strategy of sea power and empire: Stephen B. Luce and Alfred Thayer Mahan -- Strategy and the Great War of 1914-1918 -- A strategy of air power: Billy Mitchell -- A strategy for Pacific Ocean War: Naval strategists of the 1920s and 1930s. -- PART FOUR: American strategy in global triumph, 1941-1945. -- The strategic tradition of A.T. Mahan: Strategists of the Pacific War -- The strategic tradition of U.S. Grant: Strategists of the European War -- PART FIVE: American strategy in perplexity, 1945-. -- The atomic revolution -- Old strategies revisited: Douglas MacArthur and George C. Marshall in the Korean War -- Strategies of deterrence and of action: the strategy of intellectuals -- Strategies of action attempted: To the Vietnam War
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 584 pages
Lccn
72091169
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unmediated
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rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
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  • (OCoLC)00632091
  • (OCoLC)ocm00632091
Label
The American way of war; : a history of United States military strategy and policy, [by] Russell F. Weigley
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 553-561
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART ONE: Waging war with limited resource, 1775-1815. -- A strategy of attrition: George Washington -- A strategy of partisan war: Nathan Greene -- The Federalists and Jeffersonians. -- PART TWO: Young America as a military power, 1815-1890. -- The age of Winfield Scott -- The founding of American Strategic Studies: Dennis Hart Mahan and Henry Wager Halleck -- Napoleonic strategy: R.E. Lee and the Confederacy -- A strategy of annihilation: U.S. Grant and the Union -- Annihilation of a people: the Indian fighters. -- PART THREE: Introduction to world power, 1890-1941. -- A strategy of sea power and empire: Stephen B. Luce and Alfred Thayer Mahan -- Strategy and the Great War of 1914-1918 -- A strategy of air power: Billy Mitchell -- A strategy for Pacific Ocean War: Naval strategists of the 1920s and 1930s. -- PART FOUR: American strategy in global triumph, 1941-1945. -- The strategic tradition of A.T. Mahan: Strategists of the Pacific War -- The strategic tradition of U.S. Grant: Strategists of the European War -- PART FIVE: American strategy in perplexity, 1945-. -- The atomic revolution -- Old strategies revisited: Douglas MacArthur and George C. Marshall in the Korean War -- Strategies of deterrence and of action: the strategy of intellectuals -- Strategies of action attempted: To the Vietnam War
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 584 pages
Lccn
72091169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00632091
  • (OCoLC)ocm00632091

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