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Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrations of military and civilian insignia on lining-papers.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769 .A58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p.l., [iii]-x p., 1 l., 395 p.
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16514925M

    The American Revolution—also called the U.S. War of Independence—was the insurrection fought between and through which 13 of Great Britain’s North American colonies threw off British rule to establish the sovereign United States of America, founded with the Declaration of Independence in British attempts to assert greater control over colonial affairs after a long period. (american opinion on war) criticized the war as a capitalist and imperialist struggle between germany and great britain to control colonies "_____ will win the war, dont waste it" act saying a person could be fined and sentenced to 20 years in jail for talking poorly about the us government or war effort. armistice. agreement to stop.

    French involvement in the American Revolutionary War of – began in , when France, a hotbed of various radical Enlightenment ideas and long-term historical rival of the Kingdom of Great Britain secretly shipped supplies to the Continental Army when it established in June A Treaty of Alliance followed in , which led to French shipments of money and matériel to the United.   The Spanish-American War by David Trask. Between and Cuba and the Philippine Islands revolted against Cubans gained independence, but the Filipinos did not. In both instances the intervention of the United States was the culminating event.

    The military history of the United States spans a period of over two centuries. During those years, the United States evolved from a newly formed nation fighting Great Britain for independence (–), through the monumental American Civil War (–) and, after collaborating in triumph with the Allies during World War II (–), to world superpower from the late 20th. War and the Military in American History By Walter McDougall. At past FPRI history institutes I have praised and thanked the teachers in attendance because I likened them to front-line soldiers in the war to prove the ignorance of America’s youth is not invincible. Our subject this weekend makes that simile especially apt, so in my capacity as a.


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America organizes to win the war; a handbook on the American war effort. Format Book Published New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [c] Description 2 p. 1., [iii]-x p., 1 l., p.: ill. diagrs. ; 21 cm. Notes Illustrations of military and civilian insignia on lining-papers.

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