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Conscription

Nicholas A. Krehbiel

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Conscription ...

Cornwallis, Charles

Stanley Carpenter

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Charles CornwallisIntroductionCharles Cornwallis, second earl and first marquess Cornwallis, was born on 31 December 1738 and died on 5 October 1805. ...

Counterinsurgency in the Modern World

Scott Gates, Kaushik Roy

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Counterinsurgency in the Modern World Introduction Together, terrorism and guerrilla warfare for the most part constitute insurgencies. While ...

Cromwell, Oliver

Stanley Carpenter

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Oliver CromwellIntroductionOliver Cromwell was born on 25 April 1599 and died on 3 September 1658. As a member of Parliament representing Huntington f...

Crusades, The

Jonathan Phillips

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

The Crusades Introduction The history of the Crusades is a long and complex story. At the Council of Clermont in November 1095, Pope Urban II ...

Defense Industries

Aaron Plamondon

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Defense Industries Introduction The improvements in the industrialization of weapons and equipment production have altered the way wars have be...

Dien Bien Phu, Battle of

Jean-Jacques Arzalier

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Battle of Dien Bien PhuIntroductionThe First Vietnam War, or Indochina War (1946–1954), was the result of hostilities between the communist Vietnamese...

Dominion Armies in World War II

Douglas E. Delaney

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Dominion Armies in World War IIIntroductionIn September 1939, a committee of the British War Cabinet estimated that the dominions of Canada, Australia...

Eisenhower, Dwight

Benjamin Greene

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Dwight EisenhowerIntroductionAssessments of Dwight D. Eisenhower’s performance as the Supreme Allied Commander during World War II and the nation’s th...

European Wars, Mid-Nineteenth-Century

Frederick C. Schneid

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Mid-Nineteenth-Century European Wars Introduction Wars in the mid-19th century reflected the changing nature of European society, politics, an...

Finland in World War II

Pasi Tuunainen

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Finland in World War IIIntroductionThe Soviet invasion of Finland began on 30 November 1939. For a long time, Russian historiography referred to the e...

Frederick the Great

Patrick Shrier

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Frederick The Great Introduction Frederick the Great (1712–1786) is one of the most fascinating figures of the Early Modern period. He cut a p...

French Armies, Early Modern

Julia Osman

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Early Modern French Armies Introduction Historians who study the early modern French army are interested in a variety of different aspects of ...

French Military, 1919-1940

Jeffery A. Gunsburg

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

French Military, 1919–1940IntroductionThe subject of this bibliography is the development of the French army (and its subsidiary air forces, which eve...

French Revolutionary Wars, The

Charles J. Esdaile

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

The French Revolutionary Wars Introduction The French Revolutionary Wars is the name given to the series of conflicts that convulsed Europe in...

German Air Forces

Richard L. DiNardo

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

German Air Forces Introduction Certainly few military establishments have generated as much literature as that of Germany and its component pa...

German Army, 1871–1945

Jeff Rutherford

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

German Army, 1871–1945IntroductionFrom the founding of Bismarck’s Reich to the Gotterdämmerung of the Third Reich, the Prusso-German army proved to be...

German Sea Power, 1848-1918

Keith W. Bird

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2018-05-24

German Sea Power, 1848–1918IntroductionThe rich historiography of the German navy reflects the close connection between the rise of navalism and the s...

German Unification, Wars of

David Wetzel

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Wars of German Unification Introduction The German empire came into being as a result of three successful wars fought by Prussia between the ye...

Grant, Ulysses S.

Brooks D. Simpson

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Ulysses S. Grant Introduction Ulysses S. Grant’s reputation as both a general and as a president has experienced its ups and downs. During his...

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