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

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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
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Alexander Rose
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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
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BTCTA
Dewey number
355.00973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.R77 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
Men of war : the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, Alexander Rose
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Men of war : the American soldier in combat at Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, Alexander Rose
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"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Random House, an imprint and division of Penguin Random House LLC, in 2015."
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-453) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Bunker Hill, 1775. The battle ; The redoubt, part one ; The beach ; The rail fence ; The redoubt, part two ; The wounded and 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 versus artillery ; Artillery versus infantry ; Infantry versus infantry : the attack ; Infantry versus infantry : the defense ; The attack continues ; The critical moment ; Holding the line ; At close quarters ; Surrender ; The return to normal ; Sights, sounds, smells ; The dead ; The wounded -- Iwo Jima, 1945. The nature of the battle ; The strategy ; The battle ; The landing ; The beach ; The nights ; The madness in the method ; Understanding hearts and minds ; The method in the madness ; The 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
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21 cm.
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Edition
2016 Random House trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 480 pages
Isbn
9780553384390
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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(OCoLC)911063829

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