U.S. Military History Products

  • Just American Wars

    Ethical Dilemmas in U.S. Military History, 1st Edition

    By Eric Patterson

    This book examines the moral choices faced by U.S. political and military leaders in deciding when and how to employ force, from the American Revolution to the present day. Specifically, the book looks at discrete ethical dilemmas in various American conflicts from a just war perspective. For…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • US Foreign Policy and China

    Bush’s First Term, 1st Edition

    By Guy Roberts

    This work is an exploration of how U.S.-China relations were managed by President George W. Bush. Roberts argues that contrary to conventional wisdom, President Bush conducted a calculated, pragmatic and highly successful strategy toward Beijing, which avoided conflict, resolved crisis and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • The United States, Iraq and the Kurds

    Shock, Awe and Aftermath, 1st Edition

    By Mohammed Shareef

    This book provides a descriptive and analytical narrative of the evolution of US foreign policy towards Iraq at the supra-national (global), national (Arab Iraq) and sub-national (Iraqi Kurdistan) levels. The book is unique in that it presents a sophisticated insight into the two major components…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Ways of War

    American Military History from the Colonial Era to the Twenty-First Century, 2nd Edition

    By Matthew S. Muehlbauer, David J. Ulbrich

    From the first interactions between European and native peoples to the recent conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq, military issues have always played an important role in American history. Now in its updated second edition, Ways of War comprehensively explains the place of the military within the…

    Paperback – 2017-11-06
    Routledge

  • The Foreign Policies of Bill Clinton and George W. Bush

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Martin A. Smith

    This book offers a comparative analysis of the approaches, policies and records of the administrations of Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, through an examination of key foreign policy issues that caused controversy and debate both during the 1990s and in the years since 9/11. In the post 9/11…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • 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
    Routledge

  • Behind the Fog

    How the U.S. Cold War Radiological Weapons Program Exposed Innocent Americans, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Martino-Taylor

    Behind the Fog is the first in-depth, comprehensive examination of the United States’ Cold War radiological weapons program. The book examines controversial military-sponsored studies and field trials using radioactive "simulants" that exposed American civilians to radiation and other hazardous…

    Paperback – 2017-08-10
    Routledge

  • US Democracy Promotion in the Middle East

    The Pursuit of Hegemony, 1st Edition

    By Dionysis Markakis

    US Democracy Promotion in the Middle East seeks to explore the changes in US strategy towards democracy promotion in the Middle East during the Clinton and Bush administrations, with a particular focus on Egypt, Iraq and Kuwait. At a time of regional turmoil and political reform, the topic of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • The Routledge Handbook of American Military and Diplomatic History

    1865 to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christos Frentzos, Antonio S. Thompson

    The Routledge Handbook of U.S. Military and Diplomatic History provides a comprehensive analysis of the major events, conflicts, and personalities that have defined and shaped the military history of the United States in the modern period. Each chapter begins with  a brief…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge

  • American Grand Strategy and Corporate Elite Networks

    The Open Door since the End of the Cold War, 1st Edition

    By Bastiaan Van Apeldoorn, Naná de Graaff

    This book presents a novel analysis of how US grand strategy has evolved from the end of the Cold War to the present, offering an integrated analysis of both continuity and change. The post-Cold War American grand strategy has continued to be oriented to securing an ‘open door’ to US capital around…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • People's War

    1st Edition

    By J.L.S. Girling

    This book, first published in 1969, casts a critical eye over the problem of insurgency. The author sees insurgency not just as a matter of technique – military tactics or organizational skill – nor as the result of ‘force and fraud’, but as ‘people’s war’: the conditions in which the mass of the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

  • Behind the Myth

    Business, Money and Power in Southeast Asia, 1st Edition

    By James Clad

    For most people, the ‘economic miracle’ in Asia means Japanese, Korean or Taiwanese dynamism. Less is known about Southeast Asia, where economies grouping over 300 million people have clocked astounding growth rates since 1970. But fast growth is only part of the story. In this book, first…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

Product Search