With more than 60 essays, A Companion to American Military History
presents a comprehensive analysis of the historiography of United States military history from the colonial era to the present.
- Covers the entire spectrum of US history from the Indian and imperial conflicts of the seventeenth century to the battles in Afghanistan and Iraq
- Features an unprecedented breadth of coverage from eminent military historians and emerging scholars, including little studied topics such as the military and music, military ethics, care of the dead, and sports
- Surveys and evaluates the best scholarship on every important era and topic
- Summarizes current debates and identifies areas where conflicting interpretations are in need of further study
Keywords: American military history, military history, US wars, Army, Navy, Marines, Airforce, war, U. S. Military, U.S. Military History, armed forces