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The Resource Grunts : inside the American infantry combat experience, World War II through Iraq, John C. McManus

Grunts : inside the American infantry combat experience, World War II through Iraq, John C. McManus

Label
Grunts : inside the American infantry combat experience, World War II through Iraq
Title
Grunts
Title remainder
inside the American infantry combat experience, World War II through Iraq
Statement of responsibility
John C. McManus
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McManus, John C.
Dewey number
356/.1140973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Combat
  • Combat
Label
Grunts : inside the American infantry combat experience, World War II through Iraq, John C. McManus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-458) and index
Contents
Guam, July 1944 : amphibious combat against a self-destructive enemy -- Peleliu, September 1944 : amphibious combat against a clever, defensive-minded enemy -- Aachen, 1944 : knocking 'em all down on a politically unrestrained urban battlefield -- Scenes from the northern shoulder of the bulge : men against tanks and everything else -- Operation Masher/White wing : air mobility, attrition, and the big-unit grunts of Vietnam -- Counterinsurgency from the barrel of a gun : the marine combined action platoons -- Attrition and the tears of autumn : Dak To, November 1967 -- Eleven mikes and eleven bravos : infantry moments in the ultimate techno-war -- Grunts in the city : urban combat and politics : Fallujah, 2004 -- "Watch out for IEDs!" : twenty-first-century counterinsurgent warfare through the eyes of one infantry regiment in Iraq
Control code
462902005
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 518 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780451227904
Lccn
2010009828
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)462902005
Label
Grunts : inside the American infantry combat experience, World War II through Iraq, John C. McManus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-458) and index
Contents
Guam, July 1944 : amphibious combat against a self-destructive enemy -- Peleliu, September 1944 : amphibious combat against a clever, defensive-minded enemy -- Aachen, 1944 : knocking 'em all down on a politically unrestrained urban battlefield -- Scenes from the northern shoulder of the bulge : men against tanks and everything else -- Operation Masher/White wing : air mobility, attrition, and the big-unit grunts of Vietnam -- Counterinsurgency from the barrel of a gun : the marine combined action platoons -- Attrition and the tears of autumn : Dak To, November 1967 -- Eleven mikes and eleven bravos : infantry moments in the ultimate techno-war -- Grunts in the city : urban combat and politics : Fallujah, 2004 -- "Watch out for IEDs!" : twenty-first-century counterinsurgent warfare through the eyes of one infantry regiment in Iraq
Control code
462902005
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 518 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780451227904
Lccn
2010009828
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)462902005

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