This book offers a detailed timeline of the key events in the history of the U.S. Army, from the American Revolutionary War to today's ongoing conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq. * Comprises hundreds of brief, chronologically organized entries on key moments in the development and deployment of the U.S. Army * 50 illustrations highlight important battles and military figures * Sidebars throughout showcase interesting stories related to the army * An exhaustive bibliography points the way to further reading in print and online * Includes a comprehensive index... 178 Springfield breech-loaders, 202 Springfield M-1803 rifle, 59 Springfield M- 1873 rifle, 226 Springfield M-1903 rifle, ... 241 Army Field Manual FM-100a5, 313 Army Hospital Corps, 224 Army Industrial College, 255 Army Medical Corps, 89anbsp;...
|Title||:||The United States Army|
|Author||:||John C. Fredriksen|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2010|