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

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

Label
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
Russell F. Weigley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weigley, Russell Frank
Dewey number
355.4/3/00973
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.W3695 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Wars of the United States series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Strategic culture
  • Strategy
  • United States
  • United States
  • Stratégie
Label
The American way of war : a history of United States military strategy and policy, Russell F. Weigley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint of the ed. published by Macmillan, New York, in series: The Wars of the United States
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 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
Control code
3016613
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Indiana University Press paperback ed.
Extent
xxiii, 584 pages
Isbn
9780253280299
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
77074434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)3016613
Label
The American way of war : a history of United States military strategy and policy, Russell F. Weigley
Publication
Note
  • Reprint of the ed. published by Macmillan, New York, in series: The Wars of the United States
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 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
Control code
3016613
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Indiana University Press paperback ed.
Extent
xxiii, 584 pages
Isbn
9780253280299
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
77074434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)3016613

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