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The Resource Between war and peace : how America ends its wars, edited by Matthew Moten

Between war and peace : how America ends its wars, edited by Matthew Moten

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Between war and peace : how America ends its wars
Title
Between war and peace
Title remainder
how America ends its wars
Statement of responsibility
edited by Matthew Moten
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A U.S. Military Academy historian analyzes America's exit strategies in conflicts ranging from the American Revolution to the Gulf War, providing fifteen essays by leading authorities to offer insight into each war's goals, campaigns, and legacies
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.B56 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1960-
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Moten, Matthew
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  • United States
  • War
Label
Between war and peace : how America ends its wars, edited by Matthew Moten
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-350) and index
Contents
Yorktown : the final campaign of the war for American independence / Ira D. Gruber -- Plattsburgh 1814 : warring for bargaining chips / Wayne E. Lee -- "A reckless waste of blood and treasure" : the last campaign of the Second Seminole War / John W. Hall -- The U.S. war with Mexico : the difficulties of concluding a victorious war / Joseph G. Dawson -- The Civil War : a new definition of victory / Joseph T. Glatthaar -- The 300-years war / Peter Maslowski -- Bantangas : ending the Philippines war / Brian McAllister Linn -- The Meuse-Argonne offensive : the final battle of World War I / Edward M. Coffman -- Götterdämmerung : war's end in Europe, 1945 / Theodore A. Wilson -- The end of the Pacific War in World War II / Gerhard L. Weinberg -- Exerting air pressure and globalizing containment : war termination in Korea / Conrad C. Crane -- Vietnam : ending the lost war / Gian P. Gentile -- The cold war : ending by inadvertence / George C. Herring -- The United States in Iraq : terminating an interminable war / Andrew J. Bacevich
Control code
555638109
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed
Extent
xii, 371 p.
Isbn
9781439194638
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010031613
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)555638109
Label
Between war and peace : how America ends its wars, edited by Matthew Moten
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-350) and index
Contents
Yorktown : the final campaign of the war for American independence / Ira D. Gruber -- Plattsburgh 1814 : warring for bargaining chips / Wayne E. Lee -- "A reckless waste of blood and treasure" : the last campaign of the Second Seminole War / John W. Hall -- The U.S. war with Mexico : the difficulties of concluding a victorious war / Joseph G. Dawson -- The Civil War : a new definition of victory / Joseph T. Glatthaar -- The 300-years war / Peter Maslowski -- Bantangas : ending the Philippines war / Brian McAllister Linn -- The Meuse-Argonne offensive : the final battle of World War I / Edward M. Coffman -- Götterdämmerung : war's end in Europe, 1945 / Theodore A. Wilson -- The end of the Pacific War in World War II / Gerhard L. Weinberg -- Exerting air pressure and globalizing containment : war termination in Korea / Conrad C. Crane -- Vietnam : ending the lost war / Gian P. Gentile -- The cold war : ending by inadvertence / George C. Herring -- The United States in Iraq : terminating an interminable war / Andrew J. Bacevich
Control code
555638109
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed
Extent
xii, 371 p.
Isbn
9781439194638
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010031613
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)555638109

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