History: Military & Naval History

  • The American Culture of War: The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom book cover

    The American Culture of War

    The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom, 3rd Edition

    By Adrian R. Lewis

    Now in its third edition, The American Culture of War presents a sweeping critical examination of every major American war since 1941: World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the First and Second Persian Gulf Wars, U.S. operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the war against ISIS. As he carefully considers…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19

  • The Atlantic in Global History: 1500-2000 book cover

    The Atlantic in Global History

    1500-2000, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jorge Canizares-Esguerra, Erik R Seeman

    The Atlantic in Global History is a collection of original essays by leading authors that both introduce the main themes of Atlantic history and expand the category of the Atlantic chronologically, spatially, and methodologically. Moving away from the nation-state focused model of Atlantic…

    Paperback – 2017-09-18

  • The Cold War in East Asia book cover

    The Cold War in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Xiaobing Li

    This textbook provides a survey of East Asia during the Cold War from 1945 to 1991. Focusing on the persistence and flexibility of its culture and tradition when confronted by the West and the US, this book investigates how they intermesh to establish the nations that have entered the modern world.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06

  • The Tragedy of Vietnam book cover

    The Tragedy of Vietnam

    5th Edition

    By Patrick J. Hearden

    The Tragedy of Vietnam is a brief and accessible text providing a comprehensive overview of the causes and consequences of the Vietnam War. Patrick J. Hearden offers historical background of the conflict and examines its long-term consequences on a regional and global scale. This fifth edition…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05

  • Revolutionary Europe 1780–1850 book cover

    Revolutionary Europe 1780–1850

    2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Sperber

    Jonathan Sperber’s Revolutionary Europe 1780–1850 is a history of Europe in the age of the French Revolution, from the end of the old regime to the outcome of the revolutions of 1848. Fully revised and updated, this second edition provides a continent-wide history of the key political events and…

    Paperback – 2017-04-12
    Longman History of Modern Europe

  • American Military History: A Survey From Colonial Times to the Present book cover

    American Military History

    A Survey From Colonial Times to the Present, 2nd Edition

    By William T. Allison, Jeffrey Grey, Janet G. Valentine

    This book offers a chronology, subheadings, and terms to provide the reader a pedagogical framework for understanding the central themes and events in the American military experience and their relation to American history. It serves as a foundation for undergraduate courses in military history.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-21

  • A House Divided: The Civil War and Nineteenth-Century America book cover

    A House Divided

    The Civil War and Nineteenth-Century America, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Daniel Wells

    Consolidating one of the most complex and multi-faceted eras in American History, this new edition of Jonathan Wells’s A House Divided unifies the broad and varied scholarship on the American Civil War. Amassing a variety of research, this accessible and readable text introduces readers to both the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17

  • Origins of the First World War book cover

    Origins of the First World War

    4th Edition

    By Gordon Martel

    Origins of the First World War summarizes the policies, issues and crises that brought Europe to war in 1914. Examining the strategic and political problems that confronted each of the great powers and the way in which social and economic factors influenced the decision-making process, Martel…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18
    Seminar Studies

  • Modern Military Strategy: An Introduction book cover

    Modern Military Strategy

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Elinor C. Sloan

    This textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to post-Cold War military theory for students of strategic studies. This second edition has been fully revised and updated, including a new chapter on peacekeeping, and examines contemporary strategic thought on the conduct of war in the sea, land…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11

  • Warfare in Medieval Europe c.400-c.1453 book cover

    Warfare in Medieval Europe c.400-c.1453

    1st Edition

    By Bernard S Bachrach, David Bachrach

    Warfare in Medieval Europe c. 400-c.1453 provides a thematic discussion of the nature and conduct of war, including its economic, technological, social, and religious contexts, from the late Roman Empire to the end of the Hundred Years’ War. The geographical scope of this volume encompasses Latin…

    Paperback – 2016-09-29

  • Vietnam: An American Ordeal book cover


    An American Ordeal, 6th Edition

    By George Donelson Moss

    This book provides a comprehensive narrative history of U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia, from 1942 to 1975--with a concluding section that traces U.S.-Vietnam relations from the end of the war in 1975 to the present. Unlike most general histories of U.S.  involvement in Vietnam--which are…

    Paperback – 2016-09-13

  • World War II: A Short History book cover

    World War II

    A Short History, 5th Edition

    By Michael J. Lyons

    Highly regarded for its concise clarification of the complexities of World War II, this book illuminates the origins, course, and long-range effects of the war. It provides a balanced account that analyzes both the European and Pacific theaters of operations and the connections between them. The…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

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