The United States Marine Corps

The United States Marine Corps

A Chronology, 1775 to the Present

Book - 2011
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This comprehensive survey profiles one of history's greatest fighting forces, on land, sea, and air.

* Comprehensive daily coverage of wartime and peacetime activities as they have affected the U.S. Marine Corps as an institution and a fighting machine

* Detailed coverage of all major and many minor military engagements from 1775 through 2009, affording informative glimpses of American men and women in combat across the globe

* Illustrations throughout highlighting significant events and Marine Corps personalities

* 20 sidebars that afford greater detail and context on a variety of events and individuals

* A 5,000-word bibliography of the latest scholarship on U.S. Marine Corps history, organization, leadership, and battles

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2011.
ISBN: 9781598845426
Branch Call Number: 359.96 Fredriks 11/2011
Characteristics: viii, 361 p. :,ill. ;,27 cm.


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