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The Resource Those who have borne the battle : a history of America's wars and those who fought them, James Wright

Those who have borne the battle : a history of America's wars and those who fought them, James Wright

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Those who have borne the battle : a history of America's wars and those who fought them
Title
Those who have borne the battle
Title remainder
a history of America's wars and those who fought them
Statement of responsibility
James Wright
Title variation
America's wars and those who fought them
Title variation remainder
Americas wars and those who fought them
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of America's complicated relationship with its armed forces, cites key changes in warfare strategy and the regard of veterans while explaining how the military has become less representative of American society
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10115998
Cataloging source
DLC
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1939-
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Wright, James Edward
Dewey number
355.00973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Veterans
  • War and society
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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America's wars and those who fought them
Label
Those who have borne the battle : a history of America's wars and those who fought them, James Wright
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-334) and index
Contents
The rage militaire: mobilizing "citizen soldiers," from the Revolution to World War I -- The mystic chords of memory: the obligations of a democracy to those who fight its wars -- The "good war" and the G.I.s who fought it -- To defend a country they did not know: freedom's frontier on the Korean Peninsula -- Friendly fire -- History lessons: we don't want any more Vietnams -- Remember that: reflections on the story that has no end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 351 p.
Isbn
9781610390729
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2012-4835
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm744287680
  • (OCoLC)744287680
Label
Those who have borne the battle : a history of America's wars and those who fought them, James Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-334) and index
Contents
The rage militaire: mobilizing "citizen soldiers," from the Revolution to World War I -- The mystic chords of memory: the obligations of a democracy to those who fight its wars -- The "good war" and the G.I.s who fought it -- To defend a country they did not know: freedom's frontier on the Korean Peninsula -- Friendly fire -- History lessons: we don't want any more Vietnams -- Remember that: reflections on the story that has no end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 351 p.
Isbn
9781610390729
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2012-4835
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm744287680
  • (OCoLC)744287680

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