By Jeremy M. Black
How have army activities formed the background of the us and the country's position in global heritage? famous army historian Jeremy Black examines American army exceptionalism with the severe eye of a overseas pupil. The British fought wars with the american citizens and American advancements with willing curiosity. Black marshals modern British statement to contextualize American army activities inside a world perspective.
Several significant conflicts are covered:^L^DBLThe battle for Independence^DBLThe battle of 1812^DBLThe Mexican War^DBLWar with local Americans^DBLThe Civil War^LThroughout this part of the US army motion, one sees a shift from a nation in clash with neighboring states to a country divided, struggling with for its very survival. This examine clarifies the original mix of political, social, highbrow, and actual factors-including capability threats-that formed, and have been formed, via the final American tradition in this period.
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America as a Military Power: From the American Revolution to the Civil War (Studies in Military History and International Affairs) by Jeremy M. Black