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Wars of the Americas

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But historians know differently. The author of more than 50 books, Axelrod has written a comprehensive guide to the wars that took place in North America or involved the United States. Beginning with colonial wars fought before and ending with the Kosovo crisis of three years ago, the author presents a summary of each by: 1.

The Wars of America is Robert Leckie's magnum Opus - a survey of all the major U.S. wars from the French and Indian to the Persian Gulf. Written in a fast-moving, accessible style, Leckie provides a general survey of each war without going into much detail as to the causes or the strategies by: Wars and military conflicts in North America, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean from the days of early European exploration to the present form the subject matter of this fascinating volume.

Organized chronologically according to conflict, each section begins with a brief historical overview, which is followed by chronological entries describing key military and political.

The Teacher Wars tells the story of why America's teachers are so roundly despised and used as a punching bag by the political elites and power systems. Completely fascinating and non-partisan as far as I can tell, this history should be read by anyone who ever had anything to say about the quality of teachers these days, which is a group that /5.

This is a list of wars involving the United States of America. 18th-century wars. Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Result for the United States and its Allies American Revolutionary War (–) Location: Eastern North America, Gibraltar, India, Caribbean Sea, and the Atlantic.

When it was first published inWars of the Americas: A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the Western Hemisphere was the only major reference focused exclusively on warfare in all its forms in North, Central, and South America over the past five centuries. Now this acclaimed resource returns in a dramatically expanded new its second edition, Wars of the Americas has been 2/5(1).

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“American War is terrifying in its prescient vision of the future.” —Maris Kreizman, New York magazine “Piercing Written with precise care for the fictional truth the book sounds a warning blast. American War is a disquieting novel of immense depth, and possibly a classic of our time.

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by multiple authors includes books History of the Militia and the National Guard (Macmillan Wars of the United States), Eagle Against The Sun: The American War With Japan, The American Way of War: A History of United States Military Strategy and Policy, and several more.

In Directorate S: The CIA and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Steve Coll provides a detailed telling of this clash, expanding upon his first book, Ghost Wars, to tell the story of the United States’ efforts in Afghanistan and Pakistan in the years that followed.

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The United States has botched its grand strategy for the Middle East. I used this book often while preparing my classes on 20th Century Conflict. The book does exactly as its title indicates, and tries to cram in enough details on the wars and conflicts of the U.S.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Wars of the Americas: A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the New World, to the Present. “In crystalline language and with a deeply informed historical sensibility, Sands traces the tangled intellectual roots of America’s religious wars, showing what a dreadful and consequential mess Americans have made of one of their ostensibly deepest social values.”—Robert Orsi.

The Sovereignty Wars is a compelling rejoinder to those who contend that a preoccupation with sovereignty will bolster America’s perch. It is also a sobering warning to those who believe that. SOG: The Secret Wars of America’s Commandos in Vietnam, John L. Plaster, Penguin Group, New York,$ paperback.

SOG was the acronym for Studies and Observations Group, a cover title for the Vietnam War’s covert special warfare group–essentially the OSS of Southeast : Historynet Staff. Americas Wars- All the major wars that that united States has fought.

Revolutionary War. From tothe Americans faced off against the largest empire in the world. Led by General Washington they won. Learn about the causes of the war, and follow each battle in this section. Nation Books released his second book, Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield, in He is the writer, with David Riker, and a producer of the documentary feature film Dirty Wars, released by.

a series of wars The textbook story of America’s expansion has been the story of a series of wars, beginning with the Pequot War (—38) in New England. King Philip’s War, an Indian uprising in in western Massachusetts, was paralleled by a minor Indian rebellion in Virginia in the same year.

Veterans Affairs Wars Washington, DC American Revolution () Total U.S. Servicemembers. Battle Deaths 4, Non-mortal Woundings 6, War of () Total U.S. ServicemembersBattle Deaths 2, Non-mortal Woundings 4, Indian Wars (approx. ) Total U.S.

Servicemembers (VA estimate)  "Limiting Risk in America's Wars is a provocative study of a thorny problem, full of food for fruitful discussion and thought." --Michigan War Studies Review "This is the sort of book we need to help continue the discussion of how the United States should be engaging in the : Naval Institute Press.

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