Ways of War

American Military History from the Colonial Era to the Twenty-First Century
Muehlbauer, Matthew S.
Ulbrich, David J.
Date published: 
November 2013

Ways of War comprehensively explains the place of the military within the wider context of the history of the United States, showing its centrality to American culture and politics. The chapters provide a complete survey of the American military's growth and development while answering such questions as: How did the American military structure develop? How does it operate? And how have historical military events helped the country to grow and develop? Extensively illustrated and written by experienced instructors, Ways of War is essential reading for all students of American Military History.