American Military History: A Guide to Reference and by Daniel K. Blewett

By Daniel K. Blewett

In this better half quantity to his 1995 bibliography of an analogous identify, Daniel Blewett maintains his foray into the immense literature of army reviews. As did its predecessor, it covers land, air, and naval forces, basically yet now not solely from a U.S. viewpoint, with the welcome emergence of small wars from publishing obscurity. as well as determining suitable companies and institutions, Blewett has accumulated jointly the superior in chronologies, bibliographies, biographical dictionaries, indexes, journals abstracts, glossaries, and encyclopedias, each one followed by way of a quick descriptive annotation.

This paintings continues to be a pertinent addition to the overall reference collections of public and educational libraries in addition to specific libraries, executive files collections, army and intelligence organization libraries, and old societies and museums.

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00. LC 89-25620. ISBN 0-313-25384-6. The over 6,800 entries of this volume provide extremely good coverage of this interesting period of American military history. The numbered entries cover monographs, documents, dissertations, and journal articles. There is also a section on biographical material. With author and subject indexes. 13. Higham, Robin, ed. A Guide to the Sources of United States Military History. Hamden, CT: Archon Books/Shoe String Press, 1975. 559p. index. 00. LC 75-14455. ISBN 0-208-1499-3.

500p. glossary, bib. (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, Vol. 1577). 00. LC 92-16454. ISBN 0-8153-0813-2. A reference tool that covers American military history from 1775 to 1991. It concentrates on the military life and experiences of noncommissioned officers and enlisted men, a welcome change from the usual works that focus on the great events and great leaders. Primary and secondary sources are listed. S. 00, LC 92-054676, ISBN 0-06-270045-6). 39. , and Donald R. Whitnah, eds. Chronological History of United States Foreign Relations.

F. Academy, 1972. 83p. (Special Bibliography Series, No. 46). 12:46). Page 7 Biographical Sources 30. Brown, Russell K. Fallen in Battle: American General Officer Combat Fatalities From 1775. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1988. 269p. append, bib. index. 00. LC 88-5644. ISBN 0-313-26242-X. This is a biographical dictionary of over 200 officers. While briefly describing their military career and importance, details are given on how and where these men died. At the end of each entry there are references to other sources.

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