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The Resource Men of war : the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, Alexander Rose

Men of war : the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, Alexander Rose

Label
Men of war : the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima
Title
Men of war
Title remainder
the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Rose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sheds light on the experience of the individual soldier by examining three battles which demonstrate the formation of the United States military that people know today and the traditions that have shaped the character of America's armed forces
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rose, Alexander
Dewey number
355.00973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Battles
  • Combat
  • Soldiers
  • United States
Label
Men of war : the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, Alexander Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-453) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bunker Hill, 1775. The battle ; The redoubt, part 1 ; The beach ; The rail fence ; The redoubt, part 2 ; The wounded & the dead ; Aftermath -- Gettysburg, 1863. Combat in the Civil War ; The machine breaks down: the reality of combat ; The battle ; Marching to Gettysburg ; Skirmishing ; Artillery vs. artillery ; Artillery vs. infantry ; Infantry vs. infantry : the attack ; Infantry vs. infantry : the defense ; The attack continues ; The critical moment ; Holding the line ; At close quarters ; Surrender ; Return to normal ; Sights, sounds, smells ; The dead ; The wounded -- Iwo Jima, 1945. Nature of the battle ; The strategy ; The battle ; The landing ; The beach ; The nights ; Madness in the method ; Understanding hearts and minds ; Method in the madness ; Japanese defensive system ; Adapt or die ; Minefields and antitank weapons ; Spider traps and snipers ; Pillboxes, bunkers, blockhouses ; The caves ; Surrendering and prisoners ; After the battle -- The great red god
Control code
ocn885313615
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 480 pages
Isbn
9780553805185
Lccn
2014030958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)885313615
Label
Men of war : the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, Alexander Rose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-453) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bunker Hill, 1775. The battle ; The redoubt, part 1 ; The beach ; The rail fence ; The redoubt, part 2 ; The wounded & the dead ; Aftermath -- Gettysburg, 1863. Combat in the Civil War ; The machine breaks down: the reality of combat ; The battle ; Marching to Gettysburg ; Skirmishing ; Artillery vs. artillery ; Artillery vs. infantry ; Infantry vs. infantry : the attack ; Infantry vs. infantry : the defense ; The attack continues ; The critical moment ; Holding the line ; At close quarters ; Surrender ; Return to normal ; Sights, sounds, smells ; The dead ; The wounded -- Iwo Jima, 1945. Nature of the battle ; The strategy ; The battle ; The landing ; The beach ; The nights ; Madness in the method ; Understanding hearts and minds ; Method in the madness ; Japanese defensive system ; Adapt or die ; Minefields and antitank weapons ; Spider traps and snipers ; Pillboxes, bunkers, blockhouses ; The caves ; Surrendering and prisoners ; After the battle -- The great red god
Control code
ocn885313615
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 480 pages
Isbn
9780553805185
Lccn
2014030958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)885313615

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