Routledge Advances in American History

  • Public Health and the US Military

    A History of the Army Medical Department, 1818-1917

    By Bobby A. Wintermute

    Public Health and the US Military is a cultural history of the US Army Medical Department focusing on its accomplishments and organization coincident with the creation of modern public health in the Progressive Era. A period of tremendous social change, this time bore witness to the creation of an…

    Hardback – 2010-10-11
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    Routledge Advances in American History

  • The Origin of Organized Crime in America

    The New York City Mafia, 1891–1931

    By David Critchley

    While the later history of the New York Mafia has received extensive attention, what has been conspicuously absent until now is an accurate and conversant review of the formative years of Mafia organizational growth. David Critchley examines the Mafia recruitment process, relations…

    Paperback – 2010-03-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in American History