West Point Atlas for Modern Warfare

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West Point Atlas for Modern Warfare
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01/01/2011
Square One Publishers

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13.9 X 11.3 in
200 pg



HISTORY / Military / General

9780757001673
$39.95 Spiral bound
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West Point Atlas for Modern Warfare

By  Thomas E. Griess
United States Military Academy

Description

Based upon the popular teaching atlases of the West Point Military History Series, the newest atlas in this series provides an insightful look at the military stategies, troop movements, physical terrain, and key engagements that shaped the course of modern warfare. This atlas covers over one hundred years of military history, including World War One; World War Two, both the European and Pacific theaters of action; the Korean Conflict; the Vietnam War; and more recent conflicts in Iraq, Bosnia, Serbia, and Afghanistan. Here is a unique overview of the key battles that helped develop the way present-day battles are fought.

West Point Atlas for Modern Warefare was created by the scholar/soldiers of the United States Military Academy at West Point, the West Point Atlas for Modern Warfare is a vital reference work for any study of military history. 

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Author Biography

These titles were developed and written by the faculty of the United States Military Academy at West Point. Weaving the complexities of individual historical conflicts into a broader perspective, these books chronicle the turbulent periods of civilization. Utilizing their expertise as scholars and soldiers, the authors shed light on the crucial events and factors that shaped the execution of the world’s great military campaigns. Photographs, illustrations, and maps of the campaigns—thoroughly researched for historical accuracy—are either included in the books or available as companion atlases. Each volume focuses on a specific era of warfare, bringing you into the thick of battle with a clear and accurate picture of men at war. - West Point Atlas for Modern Warefare was created by the scholar/soldiers of the United States Military Academy at West Point, the West Point Atlas for Modern Warfare is a vital reference work for any study of military history.