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The military unpreparedness of the United States

The military unpreparedness of the United States

a history of American land forces from colonial times until June 1, 1915

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Defenses.,
  • United States -- History, Military.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources,inc., 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 15463)

    Statementby Frederic Louis Huidekoper ; with an introduction by Major General Leonard Wood.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 15463.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxvi, 735 p.
    Number of Pages735
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17553913M

    The four areas include (1) the military as a profession of arms, (2) the military as an institution or organization, (3) civil-military relations, and (4) military relations with other. died, had not occurred at No Gun Ri bridge, Robert L. Bateman's recent book has taken a stance similar to that of the No Gun Ri Review on the existence of orders or a policy to attack refugees. Robert L. Bateman, No Gun Ri: A Military History of the Korean War Incident (Mechanicsburg, PA, ), , , “The [US government] of the s could not have survived World War II. Most Americans took from that war the lesson that the United States should not again be isolationist. Hence, the post-war State Department was bound to be a busier organisation. Many Americans also took from the war the lesson that military unpreparedness was dangerous.


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Strategy may be defined as the general scheme of the conduct of a war, tactics as the planning of means to achieve strategic objectives. Click the link for more. For a provocative account of mobilization and military unpreparedness, see Michael Kendall, "An Inflexible Response: United States Army Manpower Mobilization Polices, " (Ph.D.

dissertation, Duke University, ). Combat readiness is defined as “[t]he ability of US military forces to fight and meet the demands of the national military strategy.”[1] This.

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