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Outlines deficiencies in combat rescue function in South Vietnam as of 1963 and emphasizes the need for professional rescue capability.
Topics: search and rescue, SAR, Vietnam War -- Aerial Operations, 2nd Air Division
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Battle Of The Barricades: U.S. Marines In The Recapture Of Seoul "Late on the afternoon of 24 September 1950, Captain Robert H. Barrow's Company A, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, secured the military crest of Hill 79 in the southwest corner of Seoul, the enemy-occupied capital of the Republic of South Korea." Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series/ Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/ ISBN: 0160504538
Topics: Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series, USMC, Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Campaigns -- Korea...
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On Mamba Station: U.S. Marines In West Africa 1990-2003 "This monograph tells the story of thousands of U.S. Marines who supported Operations Sharp Edge, Assured Response, Quick Response, Noble Obelisk, and Joint Task Force Liberia, the noncombatant evacuation operations in 1990, 1991, 1996, and 2003 from Liberia, in 1996 from the Central African Republic, and in 1997 from Sierra Leone." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
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Topics: U.S. Marines in Humanitarian Operations, Political refugees -- Liberia, Refugees -- Liberia, United...
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by Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest), 1905-1974
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1944 lyrical romantic novel set in occupied France. Digitized by Google Books.
Topics: Bomber pilots -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945, World...
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by Bates, William E.
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Project CHECO was established in 1962 to document and analyze air operations in Southeast Asia. Over the years the meaning of the acronym changed several times to reflect the escalation of operations: Current Historical Evaluation of Counterinsurgency Operations, Contemporary Historical Evaluation of Combat Operations and Contemporary Historical Examination of Current Operations. Project CHECO and other U. S. Air Force Historical study programs provided the Air Force with timely and lasting...
Topics: project checo, us air force, vietnam war, pacaf, historical study
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CMH Pub 91-12 United States Army in Vietnam: Military Communications: A Test for Technology GPO Number: 008-020-01035-9 ISBN: 0-16-001624-X "In Military Communications: A Test for Technology, John D. Bergen develops the thesis that burgeoning technology in communications faced a severe test in Vietnam. He analyzes the advantages and drawbacks of new communications systems and the effects these systems had on decision making and on command. In doing so, he describes the difficulties that...
Topics: U.S. Army in Vietnam, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Communications, Radio, Military -- United States --...
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Chaplains With Marines In Vietnam, 1962-1971 "In the field hospitals and on the line, the U.S. Navy chaplain in Vietnam could be found with the Marines who needed him most. His ministry and compassion extended into the villages, as well — as he sought to provide aid and comfort to all those victimized by the harsh blows of war." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects, Marine Corps Vietnam, Chaplains, Military -- United...
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CMH Pub 19-10 The Korean War: Years of Stalemate, July 1951 - July 1953 by Andrew J. Birtle. GPO Number: 008-029-00367-8 "The Korean War was the first major armed clash between Free World and Communist forces, as the so-called Cold War turned hot from 1950 to 1953. Brief histories, organized into five distinct phases, are accessible and readable commemorative studies designed to enhance understanding of the U.S. Army's role and achievements in the Korean conflict. More than a half century...
Topics: The U.S. Army In The Korean War, US Army, Korean War, 1950-1953, United States. Army, Korean War,...
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An Annotated Bibliography Of Naval Gunfire Support "The list which follows contains titles of generally available articles and books that are related to naval gunfire support. Inclusion of any given title does not constitute Marine Corps acceptance or endorsement of the author's views, conclusions, or accuracy. The annotation supplied is in the nature of a description of the contents rather than a critical evaluation." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Bibliography, Naval gunnery -- Bibliography, Naval tactics -- Bibliography,...
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An Annotated Bibliography Of Naval Gunfire Support " This bibliography is published for the information of all who are interested in the history of naval gunfire support. Inclusion of a particular work does not necessarily constitute Marine Corps endorsement of that work." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Bibliography, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, Naval tactics --...
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by Blunt, Stanhope E. (Stanhope English), 1850-1926; United States. Army. Ordnance Dept
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"This document covers the course of instruction for training soldiers in use, knowledge, and accuracy of rifle and carbine firing for effectiveness in battle." Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
Topics: Marksmanship, Firearms, Army regulations, US Army, Field Manual, United States. -- Army -- Firing...
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Whirlybirds: U.S. Marine Helicopters In Korea "Although few realized it at the time, this small band of dedicated men and their primitive flying machines were about to radically change the face of military aviation. Arguably, the actions of these helicopter pilots in Korea made U.S. Marines the progenitors of vertical envelopment operations, as we know them today." Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series, United States. -- Marine Corps -- Aviation, Korean...
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by Brown, Ronald J; United States. Marine Corps. History and Museums Division
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Counteroffensive: U.S. Marines From Pohang To No Name Line Lieutenant Colonel Ronald J. Brown "As 1950 drew to a close the military situation in Korea was so bleak American policy makers were seriously contemplating the evacuation of U.S. forces from that embattled country, and American military leaders had already formulated secret contingency plans to do so. The Korean Conflict had been raging for six months during which time the fighting seesawed up and down the 600-mile length of the...
Topics: Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series, USMC, Korean War, 1950-1953, United States. --...
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by Callahan, Shawn P.
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Close Air Support And The Battle For Khe Sanh 2009 "In the 77 days from 20 January to 18 March of 1968, two divisions of the North Vietnamese Army (NVA) surrounded a regiment of U.S. Marines on a mountain plateau in the northwest corner of south Vietnam known as Khe Sanh. The episode was no accident; it was in fact a carefully orchestrated meeting in which both sides got what they wanted. The North Vietnamese succeeded in surrounding the Marines in a situation in many ways similar to dien...
Topics: Khe Sanh, Battle of, Vietnam, 1968, Operation Pegasus, 1968, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial...
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by Cao Van, General Vien
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CMH Pub 90-26 The Final Collapse by General Cao Van Vien. "This volume outlines, from a South Vietnamese perspective, the events of the 1972-75 period and the circumstances leading to the conquest of South Vietnam." GPO Number: 008-029-00121-7 Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Topics: Vietnam Studies, Capitulations, Military, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Cold War
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CMH Pub 91-5 Stemming the Tide, May 1965 to October 1966 by John M. Carland. " Combat Operations: Stemming the Tide describes a critical chapter in the Vietnam conflict, the first eighteen months of combat by the U.S. Army's ground forces. Relying on official American and enemy primary sources, John M. Carland focuses on initial deployments and early combat and takes care to present a well-balanced picture by discussing not only the successes but also the difficulties endemic to the entire...
Topics: U.S. Army in Vietnam, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, US Army,...
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by Carrel, Robert Louis
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"ABSTRACT A Mathematical analysis of the logarithmically periodic dipole class of frequency independent antennas, which takes into account the mutual coupling between dipole elements, is described. The input impedance, directivity, and bandwidth, as well as the input current and voltage of the several elements, are calculated. A new concept, the bandwidth of the active region, is formulated and is used to relate the size and operating bandwidth of the antenna. The limiting values 01 the...
Topics: Log periodic antennas, Antennas
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"The election of a new U.S. president, John F. Kennedy, in November 1960 renewed the East-West tensions surrounding the city of Berlin that had simmered since the Allied occupation of Germany in 1945. Kennedy's first meeting with Soviet Premier Nikita S. Khrushchev in Vienna in June 1961 did nothing to diffuse the sense of confrontation. During their personal discussions, Khrushchev handed an aide-memoire to Kennedy that seemed to dare the president to oppose Soviet intentions. The missive...
Topics: Cold War, Berlin (Germany) -- Politics and government -- 1945-1990, Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany,...
"The United States Army has a long tradition of humanitarian relief. No such operation has proven as costly or shocking, however, as that undertaken in Somalia from August 1992 to March 1994. Greeted initially by Somalis happy to be saved from starvation, U.S. troops were slowly drawn into inter- clan power struggles and ill-defined "nation-building" missions. The American people woke up one day in early October 1 993 to news reports of dozens of our soldiers killed or wounded in...
Topics: United States. -- Army -- History -- 20th century, United States. Army, Operation Restore Hope,...
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by Cettolo, Marino, Mosquera, Nuñez Padín
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A-4 Skyhawk  Serie Fuerza Aerea Argentina N° 2
Topics: A-4, aircraft, avion, aviones, combat aircraft, aviones de combate, Argentina
A Brief History of the Marine Corps Base And Recruit Depot San Diego, California 1914-1962 "The Marine Corps Base at San Diego is surrounded by evidences of the Spanish heritage of southern California. Among the more conspicuous are the euphonious place names found everywhere, including the name San Diego itself, and the picturesque architecture that may be seen, not only in the city, but also in the permanent buildings of the Marine Corps post. This is a natural consequence of the fact...
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Reference Series, United States. -- Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego,...
A Brief History Of The Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina 1891-1962 "The recorded history of what is now Parris Island dates from the sixteenth century, during which it figured in the colonial rivalry of Spain and France in the New World. The French made the earliest effort to occupy any portion of what is now South Carolina when the Huguenot Jean Ribaut, in mid-1562, left some 28 men to hold a fort on Parris Island while he returned to France for reinforcements and...
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Reference Series, Parris Island (S.C. : Recruit depot) -- History, United...
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Fire Brigade: U.S. Marines In The Pusan Perimeter by John C. Chapin 2000 "'The Marines have landed.' How familiar the phrase, how extraordinary the circumstances on 2 August 1950. Instead of a beach saturated with enemy fire, the scene was a dock in the port of Pusan in the far southeast corner of Korea. The landing force was the 1st Provisional Marine Brigade; the situation it would soon face was one of desperate crisis." Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series ISBN:...
Topics: Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series, USMC, Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Campaigns, United...
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by Church, Frank L.; Jones, James Pickett; Keuchel, Edward F.
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Civil War Marine: A Diary Of The Red River Expedition, 1864 Frank L Church; James Pickett Jones; Edward F Keuchel; United States. Marine Corps. History and Museums Division. "Frank L. Church was commissioned in July 1862. The Marines of the Corps with whom he was to serve saw combat primarily as members of ships' detachments, landing to fight ashore only on a few occasions. Those Marines who served ashore, did so either as part of a ships' landing force or while directly assigned to units...
Topics: USMC, US Marines, Church, Frank L., 1842-1910 -- Diaries, United States. -- Marine Corps --...
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CMH Pub 91-3-B Advice And Support: The Final Years, 1965-1973 by Jeffrey J. Clarke. "In Advice and Support: The Final Years, 1965-1973 , Jeffrey J. Clarke describes the U.S. Army advisory effort to the South Vietnamese armed forces during the period when the U.S. commitment in Southeast Asia was at its peak. The account encompasses a broad spectrum of activities at several levels, from the physically demanding work of the battalion advisers on the ground to the more sophisticated...
Topics: U.S. Army in Vietnam, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States, US Army, Vietnam War, 1961-1975,...
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Progress And Purpose: A Developmental History Of The U.S. Marines 1900-1970 "In this work the fighting record of the U.S. Marine Corps is not discussed but rather the inventiveness of those Marines who pioneered the amphibious role that would be played by the Corps in the 20th century." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: USMC, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, United States. Marine Corps, US Marines, USMC
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by Clifford, Kenneth J.
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Quantico: Crossroads Of The Marine Corps by Kenneth J. Clifford "The single word, Quantico, is certain to invoke recognition and recollection in the minds of every Marine officer and most enlisted personnel. Since 1917 virtually every officer who has served in the Corps received at least part of his training there, and the career enlisted man who does not attend a school or serve a hitch there during his service as a Marine would be the exception rather than the norm. It is most...
Topics: USMC, US Marines, Military training camps -- Virginia -- Quantico, Marine Corps Base Quantico (Va.)...
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by Collins, James Lawton, 1917-
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CMH Pub 90-5 Allied Participation in Vietnam by Lieutenant General Stanley Robert Larsen and Brigadier General James Lawton Collins, Jr.   "An account of allied assistance to the Republic of Vietnam and of efforts to enlist that assistance." I. THE BACKGROUND, 1961-1966 1 Early Negotiations for Aid to Vietnam 2 Free World Troops in Vietnam, 1965-1966 14 II. THAILAND 25 Beginnings of Thai Assistance 26 Thai Operations 45 Last Years of Assistance 48 III. THE PHILIPPINES 52 History of...
Topics: Vietnam Studies, Cold War, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Korea, Vietnam War,...
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CMH Pub 90-10-1 Development and Training of the South Vietnamese Army 1950-1972 by Brigadier General James Lawton Collins, Jr. "Describes building of the South Vietnamese Army, emphasizing the role of the U.S. Army, especially the MACV advisory system." Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library (CARL) Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
Topics: Vietnam Studies, United States. -- Military Assistance Command, Vietnam -- History, Military...
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U.S. Marines And Irregular Warfare 1898-2007, Anthology And Selected Bibliography "This anthology presents a collection of 27 articles on counterinsurgency warfare and includes a broad bibliography that collectively describe the role played by the United States in various counterinsurgency and irregular warfare efforts from 1898 until 2007, with a particular emphasis on the role of the Marine Corps in the conduct of such efforts. Like other previously published USMC History Division...
Topics: United States. -- Marine Corps -- Commando troops, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History,...
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A Brief History Of Headquarters Marine Corps Staff Organization by Kenneth W. Condit; John H. Johnstone; Ella W. Nargele "This concise account of the evolution of Marine Corps staff organization is derived from official records and appropriate published historical works." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Reference Series, United States. -- Marine Corps -- Organization, United...
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by Condon, John P; Mersky, Peter B., 1945-; Marine Corps Historical Center (U.S.)
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Corsairs To Panthers: U.S. Marine Aviation In Korea by John P Condon; Peter B Mersky "The first major surprise of the post World War II years came into play when in late June 1950, the United States found itself responding in crisis fashion to the North Korean invasion of the new republic of South Korea, just four years and nine months after VJ-Day. The nation became involved in Korea as a result of the Cairo and Yalta conferences in which the United States and the Soviet Union agreed to...
Topics: Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series, US Marines, Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Campaigns,...
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U.S. Marines In Vietnam: Vietnamization And Redeployment, 1970-1971 "This is the eighth volume in a planned 10-volume operational and chronological series covering the Marine Corps' participation in the Vietnam War. A separate topical series will complement the operational histories. This particular volume details the gradual withdrawal in 1970-1971 of Marine combat forces from South Vietnam's northernmost corps area, I Corps, as part of an overall American strategy of turning the ground...
Topics: Marine Corps Vietnam, USMC, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Regimental histories -- United States,...
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U.S. Marines In Vietnam: Vietnamization And Redeployment, 1970-1971 Graham A Cosmas; Terrence P Murray; William R Melton; Jack Shulimson; United States. Marine Corps. History and Museums Division. "This is the eighth volume [SIC -it's the 7th] in a planned 10-volume operational and chronological series covering the Marine Corps' participation in the Vietnam War. A separate topical series will complement the operational histories. This particular volume details the gradual withdrawal in...
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CMH Pub 91-7 MACV: The Joint Command in the Years of Withdrawal, 1968-1973 by Graham A. Cosmas. " MACV: The Joint Command in the Years of Withdrawal, 1968-1973 , describes the evolution of the command during the period of U.S. disengagement from Vietnam. By late 1967 the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam (MACV), had grown from a small, temporary advisory and assistance organization into a large, permanent headquarters that directed more than half a million American soldiers, sailors,...
Topics: U.S. Army in Vietnam, United States. -- Army -- History -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975, US Army, United...
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CMH Pub 91-6 MACV: The Joint Command In The Years Of Escalation, 1962-1967 by Graham A. Cosmas. " MACV describes the evolution of the command during the period of gradual expansion of the American effort in South Vietnam. From its establishment in 1962 as a small, temporary organization to administer an assistance program, the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam, grew by late 1967 into a large, permanent headquarters that directed more than half a million American soldiers, sailors,...
Topics: U.S. Army in Vietnam, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States, United States. -- Military...
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The World Cruise Of The Great White Fleet: Honoring 100 Years of Global Partnerships by Michael J Crawford; Donald C Winter Naval Historical Center, 2008. "Under orders from President Theodore Roosevelt, sixteen battleships of the United States Atlantic Battle Fleet and their consorts made a peace-time circumnavigation of the globe, from December 1907 to February 1909. Text, illustrations, and captions tell the story of this fourteen-month world cruise." ISBN: 0945274599 Digitized by...
Topics: United States. -- Navy -- Cruise, 1907-1909, United States. -- History, Naval -- 20th century,...
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by Daugherty, Leo J; Marine Corps Historical Center (U.S.)
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Train Wreckers And Ghost Killers: Allied Marines in the Korean War by Leo J. Daugherty "In praise of the British Royal Marines that had been attached to his command since mid-November 1950, Major General Oliver P. Smith, Commanding General, 1st Marine Division, wrote that their services in the recently concluded Chosin Reservoir campaign made "a significant contribution to the holding of Hagaru, which was vital to the [1st Marine] Division." General Smith's comments reflected...
Topics: Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series, Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Campaigns, United States....
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by Davis, Alphonse G; United States. Marine Corps. History and Museums Division
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Pride, Progress and Prospects: the Marine Corps' Efforts to Increase the Presence of African-American Officers (1970-1995) by Alphonse G. Davis ISBN 0-16-050474-0 "The representation of African-Americans in the officer ranks of the nation's Armed Forces emerged as a matter of national interest at the end of the Civil War. As early as 1866, there were efforts to admit African-Americans to the United States Military Academy at West Point. Prior to that period, a few individuals occasionally...
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by Department of the Army
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Recruiting brochure for the U.S. Army Axillary Women's Corps. Has a publication number "LX-41-RPB-5-13-42-125M."
Topics: United States. Army, United States. -- Army -- Women's Army Corps, World War II, World War,...
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by Department of the Army
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DA PAM 550-81 North Korea A Country Study . 1994. "Research completed June, 1993. Foreword This volume is one in a continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/ Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. The last page of this book lists the other published studies. Most books in the series deal with a particular foreign country, describing and analyzing its political, economic, social, and...
Topics: Area handbook series, DA pam, North Korea, Department of the Army Pamphlet, DPRK, Korea (North)
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by Directorate General Corporate Communication, UK
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In July this year, the Ministry of Defence published an account of the coalition military operation against the Saddam Hussein regime in Iraq together with some early indicators of lessons for the future1. In my foreword to that report, I promised to publish a fuller report after a thorough examination of all aspects of the operation. Since then a substantial number of UK Servicemen and women, supported by MOD civilian staff, have continued to undertake vital operations in Iraq. They are...
Topics: iraq, war, OIF, Britain, United Kingdom, Ministry of Defence, GWOT, al qaida, Saddam Hussein
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The Indonesian talent for harmoniously blending indigenous styles with the arts of the Asian mainland has given rise to fighting arts that are among the most fascinating in the world. Preserved in music, dance, and art as—well as in ritual, tribal law, and mythology—the fighting arts of Indonesian archipelago play a central role in Indonesian culture. Weapons and Fighting Arts of Indonesia  — a profusely illustrated and well researched work from renowned scholar and martial arts...
Topics: Indonesia, Traditional, Martial arts
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by Donnelly, Ralph W.
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A Brief History Of U.S. Marine Engineers "As long as the Marine Corps was a relatively small organization with service on board ship in small units as its main function, there was little reason for the existence of the Marine combat engineer as we know him today. It was not until the Corps was increased in size sufficiently to make it possible to plan on placing a brigade of Marines in the field that engineers as separate units became a part of Marine organization. The assumption by the...
Topics: USMC, Military Engineering, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, United States. Marine Corps,...
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by Donnelly, Ralph W.
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An Annotated Bibliography Of United States Marine Corps Artillery "The Marine Corps, while long considered an infantry unit, has been frequently associated with field artillery during its existence. Major Samuel Nicholas 1 battalion of Continental Marines, comprising the companies of Captains Andrew Porter, Robert Mullens, and Benjamin Deane, served for a time during 1777 as artillery in Washington's army. The small size of the Corps and its preoccupation with duty on board ship made...
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Bibliography, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, Artillery --...
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A Chronology Of The United States Marine Corps, Volume III 1947-1964 Ralph W Donnelly; Gabrielle M Neufeld; Carolyne A Tyson "This is the third volume of a chronology of Marine Corps activities which covers the history of the U. S. Marines. It is derived from official records and appropriate published historical works. This chronology is published for the information of all interested in Marine Corps activities during the period 1947-1964 and is dedicated to those Marines who participated...
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An Annotated Bibliography Of United States Marine Corps Artillery "This bibliography is published for the information of all who are interested in the history of the use of artillery in the Marine Corps. Inclusion of a particular work does not necessarily constitute Marine Corps endorsement of that work." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Bibliography, United States. -- Marine Corps -- Bibliography, Artillery --...
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by Driscoll, John A.
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"For the past century the Eagle, Globe, and Anchor emblem has been the symbol of the United States Marines. The purpose of this study is to explore and describe the development of the emblem and to provide students of Marine Corps history with a reference for its display on the diversity of uniforms worn by Marines since 1868." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: United States. -- Marine Corps -- Insignia, Marine Corps Museum Technical Monograph Series, Regalia...
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U.S. Marines In Vietnam: The Bitter End, 1973-1975 "This is the ninth volume in a nine-volume operational and chronological historical series covering the Marine Corps' participation in the Vietnam War. A separate functional series complements the operational histories. This volume details the final chapter in the Corps' involvement in Southeast Asia, including chapters on Cambodia, the refugees, and the recovery of the container ship SS Mayaguez." Volume 1 U.S. Marines In Vietnam:...
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CMH Pub 90-6 Base Development in South Vietnam, 1965-1970 by Lieutenant General Carroll H. Dunn. "The tasks, accomplishments, and problems of Army engineers in the construction of ports, airfields, storage areas, ammunition dumps, housing, bridges, roads, and other conventional facilities in Vietnam from 1965 to 1970." Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Topics: Vietnam Studies, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States, Military...
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by Durkee, Richard A.
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Project CHECO was established in 1962 to document and analyze air operations in Southeast Asia. Over the years the meaning of the acronym changed several times to reflect the escalation of operations: Current Historical Evaluation of Counterinsurgency Operations, Contemporary Historical Evaluation of Combat Operations and Contemporary Historical Examination of Current Operations. Project CHECO and other U. S. Air Force Historical study programs provided the Air Force with timely and lasting...
Topics: project checo, southeast asia, vietnam war, pacaf, us air force, after action reports
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by Eckhardt, George S.
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CMH Pub 90-8-1 Command and Control, 1950-1969 by Major General George S. Eckhardt. "A study of the development of the U.S. military command and control structure in Vietnam, focusing primarily on the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam, and the U.S. Army, Vietnam." Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library (CARL) Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
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Report On The HAARP 2008 Winter Campaign Focusing On Artificial Ionospheric Irregularities by Edward J Kennedy; James A Secan; Arnold L Snyder. "A research campaign was conducted at the joint US joint Air Force, US Navy, and DARPA High-Latitude Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) site near Gakona, AK, during the period 21 February through 3 March 2008. The focus of the campaign was on generation of plasma-density irregularities in the ionosphere an optical and RF emissions from the...
Topics: HAARP, Optics, Ionospheric scintillation, Ionospheric modification
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by Elliott, John M.
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Marine Corps Aircraft, 1913-2000 "Marine Corps aviation is the story of machines and men (and now women). Just as individuals are introduced in historical narratives by full name, rank, and service, so too are the various aircraft flown by Marines. History and Museums Division writing guides dating back to World War II have required aircraft to be identified by manufacturer, model number, and name using contemporary nomenclature. Getting this right can be a research project in itself. This...
Topics: United States. -- Marine Corps -- Aviation, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, Airplanes,...
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One Hundred Eighty Landings Of United States Marines 1800-1934 "Ellsworth's 180 Landings, to use its popular title, has not been superseded by a more detailed or comprehensive coverage since its original publication forty years ago. The most comparable listing is to be found in Background Information on the Use of United States Armed Forces in Foreign Countries , a print of the Subcommittee on National Security Policy and Scientific Developments of the Committee on Foreign Affairs. This is...
Topics: USMC, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, United States. Marine Corps, US Marines
Folkscanomy: Military
by Ewell, Julian J. (Julian Johnson), 1915-; Hunt, Ira Augustus, 1924-
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CMH Pub 90-20 Sharpening the Combat Edge: The Use of Analysis to Reinforce Military Judgment by Lieutenant General Julian J. Ewell and Major General Ira A. Hunt, Jr.  "The systematic blending of military judgment, data collection, and problem-solving techniques as used in the 9th Infantry Division and II Field Force, Vietnam, 1968-1970." Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Topics: Vietnam Studies, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Tactics, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States,...
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by Fails, William R.
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Marines And Helicopters 1962-1973 by William R. Fails "This history traces the development of helicopters in the Marine Corps from 1962 to 1973 and is the second in a series of two volumes which between them cover the story of Marines and helicopters from 1946 to the present. In the period covered by this volume, the Marines at last acquired helicopters fully capable of carrying out an amphibious vertical assault, and they further elaborated their helicopter doctrines and tactics. In the...
Topics: United States. -- Marine Corps -- Aviation -- History, United States. Marine Corps, US Marines,...
Folkscanomy: Military
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Marine Advisors With The Vietnamese Provincial Reconnaissance Units 1966-1970 "During the latter stages of the Vietnam War, small teams of dedicated and courageous Vietnamese special police, led by American military and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) personnel, fought a largely unsung war against the political leadership of the Communist insurgency. These special police units were called Provincial Reconnaissance Units (PRUs), and they conducted some of the most dangerous and difficult...
Topics: Marine Corps Vietnam, United States. Marine Corps, USMC, US Marines, Vietnam War, 1961-1975,...
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by Frank, Benis M.
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U.S. Marines In Lebanon 1982-1984 "This book is a straightforward account of the deployment of Marines to Lebanon in the period 1982-1984. The story begins with the landing of the 32d Marine Amphibious Unit (32d MAU) in Beirut in August 1982 at the request of the Lebanese Government to assist, together with French and Italian military units, in supervising the evacuation of the Palestine Liberation Organization. It ends in February 1984 with the withdrawal of the 22d Marine Amphibious Unit...
Topics: United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, Bombings -- Lebanon -- Beirut, United States. Marine...
Folkscanomy: Military
by Fuller, Stephen M.
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Marines in the Dominican Republic, 1916-1924 by Stephen M. Fuller. "In this pamphlet the record of the Marine occupation of the Dominican Republic from 1916-1924 is presented as an example of the active role played by the Marine Corps in the Caribbean region in the first three decades of the 20th Century. It was prepared principally from primary sources such as official reports, memoirs, personal correspondence, and recollection of the Marines involved." Digitized by...
Topics: United States. -- Marine Corps -- History, Military occupation -- Monroe doctrine, United States....
Folkscanomy: Military
by Fulton, William B. (Major General)
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CMH Pub 90-18 Riverine Operations, 1966-1969 by Major General William B. Fulton. "Riverine planning and operations with particular attention to significant trends or changes in this cooperative effort of the U.S. Army and Navy." Contents I. BACKGROUND 3 Previous American Experience 3 French River Warfare in Indochina, 1945-1954 8 The Mekong Delta 17 Enemy Forces 21 Republic of Vietnam Forces 23 U.S. Forces 24 The Situation in 1966 24 II. THE CONCEPT OF A RIVERINE FORCE 26 III....
Topics: Vietnam Studies, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States, Mekong River Delta (Vietnam and...
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by G-2 Section, VI Corps
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Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
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Topics: WWII, US Army, United States. Army, World War II, World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945 --...
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CMH Pub 19-7 The Korean War: The UN Offensive, 16 September - 2 November 1950 by  Stephen L.Y. Gammons. GPO Number: 008-029-00361-9 "The Korean War was the first major armed clash between Free World and Communist forces, as the so-called Cold War turned hot from 1950 to 1953. Brief histories, organized into five distinct phases, are accessible and readable commemorative studies designed to enhance understanding of the U.S. Army's role and achievements in the Korean conflict. More than a...
Topics: The U.S. Army In The Korean War, US Army, United States. Army, Korean War, 1950-1953, Korean War...
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Rules for Individual and Large-Scale Land and Aerial Combat, based on writings and characters of Edgar Rice Burroughs. (United States: Tactical Studies Rules, 1974)
Topics: Games, Barsoom, Science Fiction, Sci-Fi, SF, Mars, Martians, Martian SFF
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by General Electric Company
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1948 comic book about atomic energy. ARC Identifier 281568
Topics: Cold War, Comic Book, Comics, Conelrad, Atomic
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Mobilization Of The Marine Corps Reserve In The Korean Conflict 1950-1951 "'Mobilization of the Marine Corps Reserve in the Korean conflict, 1950-1951' is a concise narrative of the major events surrounding not only the call-up of reserve units and individuals but also the policies affecting service." Digitized by https://www.mcu.usmc.mil/historydivision/
Topics: Marine Corps Historical Reference Series, United States. -- Marine Corps Reserve, Korean War,...
CMH Pub 93-5-1 United States Army Unilateral and Coalition Operations in the 1965 Dominican Republic Intervention by Lawrence M. Greenberg. "This study analyzes the U.S. Army involvement in the 1965 Dominican Republic crisis with emphasis on its role in multilateral peacekeeping operations." Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Topics: Historical Analysis Series, United States -- Military relations -- Dominican Republic, United...
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by Greenberg, Lawrence M. 1949-
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CMH Pub 93-8-1 The Hukbalahap Insurrection: A Case Study of a Successful Anti-Insurgency Operation in the Philippines, 1946-1955 by Lawrence M. Greenberg. "A discussion and analysis of the roots of the Hukbalahap insurrection, the Philippine response, and U.S. involvement." Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Topics: Historical Analysis Series, Counterinsurgency -- Philippines -- History, Military assistance,...
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by Groen, Michael S.
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With the 1st Marine Division in Iraq, 2003: No Greater Friend, No Worse Enemy "The events chronicled here capture the story of the Marines of the "Blue Diamond" as they prepared for war, conquered and army, and liberated a nation. From across America and beyond, they chose the demanding path, to become Marines. These Marines marched in the ranks of this national treasure that we call the 1st Marine Division. And, at a time when timid souls or cynical pundits grew loudest, these...
Topics: Iraq War, Iraq War, 2003-2011, United States. -- History, Military -- 21st century, US Marines,...
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CMH Pub 91-13 Public Affairs: The Military And The Media, 1962-1968 by William M. Hammond " The Military and the Media examines the evolution of the U.S. government's public affairs policies in Vietnam between 1962 and 1968. Adopting a broad viewpoint in order to depict the many influences - civilian and military, political and diplomatic - that bore upon the conduct of public affairs, the William Hammond's insightful work describes the tensions that developed between the institutions of...
Topics: U.S. Army in Vietnam, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Press coverage, Armed Forces and mass media --...
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CMH Pub 91-2-B Public Affairs - The Military and the Media 1968-1973 by William M. Hammond. " Public Affairs: The Military and the Media, 1968-1973 , the sequel volume to William M. Hammond's Public Affairs: The Military and the Media, 1962-1968 , continues the history and analysis of the relationship between the press and the military during the final years of the Vietnam conflict. Relying on official records and histories, news media sources and interviews, and significant secondary...
Topics: U.S. Army in Vietnam, United States. -- Army -- History -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Subjects Vietnam...
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Project CHECO was established in 1962 to document and analyze air operations in Southeast Asia. Over the years the meaning of the acronym changed several times to reflect the escalation of operations: Current Historical Evaluation of Counterinsurgency Operations, Contemporary Historical Evaluation of Combat Operations and Contemporary Historical Examination of Current Operations. Project CHECO and other U. S. Air Force Historical study programs provided the Air Force with timely and lasting...
Topics: CHECO reports, Project CHECO, Vietnam War, War in Southeast Asia, Vietnam War- Aerial Operations
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by Harrison, Philip R.
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Project CHECO was established in 1962 to document and analyze air operations in Southeast Asia. Over the years the meaning of the acronym changed several times to reflect the escalation of operations: Current Historical Evaluation of Counterinsurgency Operations, Contemporary Historical Evaluation of Combat Operations and Contemporary Historical Examination of Current Operations. Project CHECO and other U. S. Air Force Historical study programs provided the Air Force with timely and lasting...
Topics: CHECO reports, Project CHECO, Vietnam War, War in Southeast Asia, Vietnam War- Aerial Operations
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by Harry Diamond Labs, Adelphi, MD; Crowson, George D.; Klebers, Janis
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"Time-domain dipole antenna array studies conducted at the Electromagnetic Effects Laboratory of the Harry Diamond Laboratories for application to large scale nuclear electromagnetic pulse (EMP) simulation are described. Analytically and experimentally derived EMP environments for a single-dipole antenna are compared with corresponding data for multiple element broadside and collinear dipole antenna arrays. The multiple-element concept is studied as a technique for eliminating the need for...
Topics: Antennas, Dipole Antennas, EMP, Electromagnetic Pulses, Nuclear Weapons, QRN, Electromagnetic and...
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CMH Pub 85-2 The Army Medical Specialist Corps: The 45th anniversary by Ann M. Ritchie Hartwick. "The Army Medical Specialist Corps is a commemorative monograph written in remembrance of the AMSC members who through time gave purpose, structure, and character to the unique history of the corps. Ann M. Ritchie Hartwick discusses not only the historical events that affected the corps' formation and development but also the dedicated leaders whose vision, courage, and commitment shaped its...
Topics: U.S. Army Medical Specialist Corps, United States. -- Army Medical Specialist Corps -- History,...