American Military History: The United States Army in a global era, 1917-2003

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Contents

Lt Gen Simon Bolivar Buckner Jr
189
Peace Becomes Cold War 19451950
199
ChinaBurmaIndia Veterans Arriving in New York
200
American Truce Team with Chinese Communists
208
The Korean War 19501953
217
Sung
218
U S Military Adviser with South Korean Trainees
226
Convoy from Woman to Hamhung
232

Secretary Newton D Baker Choosing a Number for the Draft
20
World War I Gas Mask
26
Man and Horse with Gas Masks
27
Antiaircraft Machine Gun Firing on German Observation Plane
31
Army Camp
32
Officers of the Buffalos
33
Storming Machine Gun
37
Col George C Marshall Jr
44
Between World Wars
53
Troops Arriving Home from France
54
General Douglas MacArthur and Major Dwight D Eisenhower
63
Maj Gen Adna R Chaffee Jr
72
The Defensive Phase
77
The Sinking of the USS Arizona
78
Prime Minister Winston Churchill and President Roosevelt
84
Lt Gen Jonathan M Wainwright
91
Chapter Page
105
Stalin Roosevelt and Churchill
109
Homefront Fires Are Enemy Victories
116
Landing Ship Tank Discharging Cargo
127
The War against Germany and Italy
131
General Sir Harold R L G Alexander
133
Soldiers Entering Caiazzo Italy
143
Troops Moving Ashore at Omaha Beach
149
American Infantrymen Fighting in Winter Snow
155
The War against Japan
165
Admiral William F Halsey
167
Armor in Alaska
174
Moving in on a Japanese MachineGun Position
181
Lt Gen James A Van Fleet
239
From the New Look to Flexible Response
251
Dr Wernher von Braun
254
German Work Effort as Part of the Marshall Plan
264
Soldiers Escorting AfricanAmerican Students to School in Arkansas
271
Background Buildup and Operations 19501967
285
South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem
288
HoChiMinh
290
Helicopter Lift into Battle near Saigon
296
President Lyndon B Johnson
302
U S Air Force B52 Dropping Bombs on an Enemy Base Camp
312
U S Soldiers and a South Vietnamese Ranger on a Pacification Mission
318
Infantry Patrol in a Clearing
326
From Tet to the Final Withdrawal 19681975
333
After a Viet Cong Ambush in Saigon
335
Generals Earle G Wheeler and Creighton W Abrams with Secretary of Defense
342
A Soldier Catching up on the News
351
Cobra Helicopters on a CrossBorder Run into Laos
357
Vietnam to Desert Storm
369
Female Drill Instructor
373
General Donn A Starry
379
Tanks and Helicopters Training Together
391
Soldiers Guarding a Hospital Entrance in Panama
397
U S Soldier on Watch along the EastWest German Border
403
Operations in a PostCold War World 19902001
409
General H Norman Schwarzkopf Jr
413
The Global War on Terrorism
459
Index
499
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