Encyclopedia of American Military History (Facts on File LIbrary of American History Series) by Spencer S. Tucker | 9780816043552 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Encyclopedia of American Military History (Facts on File LIbrary of American History Series)

Encyclopedia of American Military History (Facts on File LIbrary of American History Series)

by Spencer S. Tucker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816043558

ISBN-13: 9780816043552

Pub. Date: 03/28/2003

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

Tucker (political science, Virginia Military Institute) edited the entries of this three-volume encyclopedia, which includes a glossary of terms and acronyms, and a lengthy bibliography. Each entry is signed by its author, is cross- referenced, and includes a list of titles for further reading. Many of the entries contain photos or drawings and maps of battles, when

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Tucker (political science, Virginia Military Institute) edited the entries of this three-volume encyclopedia, which includes a glossary of terms and acronyms, and a lengthy bibliography. Each entry is signed by its author, is cross- referenced, and includes a list of titles for further reading. Many of the entries contain photos or drawings and maps of battles, when appropriate. The encyclopedia will be a useful tool for high school and undergraduate students. Of the c.200 contributors, many teach in the US, (one is in Germany), including several at the Virginia Military Institute; many are in the armed forces, and several are listed without an affiliation. The 2003 conflict in Iraq is not included. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816043552
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Series:
Facts on File Library of American History Series
Pages:
1200
Product dimensions:
8.68(w) x 11.14(h) x 3.68(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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