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The Resource Through mobility we conquer : the mechanization of U.S. Cavalry, George F. Hofmann

Through mobility we conquer : the mechanization of U.S. Cavalry, George F. Hofmann

Label
Through mobility we conquer : the mechanization of U.S. Cavalry
Title
Through mobility we conquer
Title remainder
the mechanization of U.S. Cavalry
Statement of responsibility
George F. Hofmann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The U.S. Cavalry, which began in the nineteenth century as little more than a mounted reconnaissance and harrying force, underwent intense growing pains with the rapid technological developments of the twentieth century. From its tentative beginnings during World War I, the eventual conversion of the traditional horse cavalry to a mechanized branch is arguably one of the greatest military transformations in history. Through Mobility We Conquer recounts the evolution and development of the U.S. Army's modern mechanized cavalry and the doctrine necessary to use it effectively, and explores the d
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hofmann, George F
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Mechanization, Military
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Mechanization, Military
  • United States
Label
Through mobility we conquer : the mechanization of U.S. Cavalry, George F. Hofmann
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-549) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frank Parker: early mechanized cavalry theorist -- A reason to be! -- The struggle for an innovative doctrine and a combat car -- Cavalrymen looking for new mounts and a tactical doctrine -- The "great cavalry debate" over new opportunities -- So he lost it all? -- Sneak and peek, or fight? -- Mechanized cavalry from Normandy to the end of the war -- The terrible turmoil of postwar Germany and the U.S. Constabulary -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm70262662
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 578 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813134819
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2hhn3g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70262662
Label
Through mobility we conquer : the mechanization of U.S. Cavalry, George F. Hofmann
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-549) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frank Parker: early mechanized cavalry theorist -- A reason to be! -- The struggle for an innovative doctrine and a combat car -- Cavalrymen looking for new mounts and a tactical doctrine -- The "great cavalry debate" over new opportunities -- So he lost it all? -- Sneak and peek, or fight? -- Mechanized cavalry from Normandy to the end of the war -- The terrible turmoil of postwar Germany and the U.S. Constabulary -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm70262662
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 578 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813134819
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2hhn3g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70262662

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