Archon, 1993, first edition, , hard bound with gilt titles, 6x9, xii, 531 pages,.--------------------------------Recognized as the definitive resource for an important dimension of American history and thought, this series brings together, in the form of chapter-length dissertations, title and bibliographic information for significant scholarly publications, books, and articles written during the last twenty-five years about U.S. military history.Each supplement updates and continues well-focused essays that guide the inquiring reader to published works that are standard in each particular area, or on the cutting edge of new ideas and new methodologies. Interdisciplinary in nature, these essays see military concerns as applicable to social history. Written by a team of historians from university, government, and military institutions, the aim of the series is to serve as a record of major research, and stimulate the ongoing study of American military history as human history by students and generalists alike.Sample chapters and contributors:European Background of American Military Affairs (Dennis Showalter); Colonial Forces, 1607-1776 (John Morgan Dederer); The U.S. Navy from 1789-1865 (Paul J. O’Pecko); Science and Technology in the 19th Century (Barton C. Hacker); World War I and the Peacetime Army, 1917-1941 (Daniel R. Beaver); Military and Naval Medicine (Mary C. Gillett); The U.S. Army, 1945-1991 (Boyd Dastrup); The Navy, 1941-1993 (John B. Hattendorf); U.S. Government Documentation (Timothy K. Nenninger); Military Dress and Insignia (Charles H. Cureton); The Military in Space (Roger G. Launius); Military and Martial Law Issues (Thomas C.Mackey); Museum Collections as Historical Sources (Benjamin H. Kristy). N° de ref. de la librería
Reseña del editor: The third supplement to a guide published 15 years ago, marks, in essence 20 years of coverage of American military history, and reflects the efforts of the publisher and editors to provide recapitulation of important works noted in the original volume and the first two supplements. In 24 subject areas, contributing authors give their assessments and recommendations of works in their fields that have had special continuing value and influence; numbered lists of sources follow the commentaries. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
Título: A Guide to the Sources of United States ...
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