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The Resource The United States Marines : a history, Edwin Howard Simmons ; maps by Charles H. Waterhouse

The United States Marines : a history, Edwin Howard Simmons ; maps by Charles H. Waterhouse

Label
The United States Marines : a history
Title
The United States Marines
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Edwin Howard Simmons ; maps by Charles H. Waterhouse
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simmons, Edwin H.
Dewey number
359.9/6/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
VE23
LC item number
.S55 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Label
The United States Marines : a history, Edwin Howard Simmons ; maps by Charles H. Waterhouse
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1775-1785: To serve to advantage by sea -- 1798-1811: To be called the Marine Corps -- 1812-1815: "Shall I board her, Sir?" -- 1816-1844: Insult to the flag reveng'd -- 1845-1859: To the halls of the Montezumas -- 1859-1865: This Negro question -- 1865-1898: As a separate Corps be preserved -- 1898-1902: Civilize em with a krag! -- 1899-1916: A pacific effect upon the oriental mind -- 1917-1918: The whole nation has reason to be proud -- 1917-1941: If attacked, shoot and shoot to kill -- 1941-1944: From shipboard to small islands -- 1943-1945: All organized resistance has ceased -- 1946-1950: A very serious and urgent matter -- 1950-1953: If I only had the 1st Marine Division -- 1952-1965: A separate service, distinct and apart -- 1965-1972: Battles would be fought and re-fought -- 1972-1975: Getting back into the amphibious business -- 1975-1989: As tough and ready as Marines have ever been -- 1990-1991: Breaching the so-called impenetrable barrier -- 1991-1998: A maritime nation--always was, always will be
Control code
BBF-2804
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
405 p.
Isbn
9781557508683
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013531
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The United States Marines : a history, Edwin Howard Simmons ; maps by Charles H. Waterhouse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1775-1785: To serve to advantage by sea -- 1798-1811: To be called the Marine Corps -- 1812-1815: "Shall I board her, Sir?" -- 1816-1844: Insult to the flag reveng'd -- 1845-1859: To the halls of the Montezumas -- 1859-1865: This Negro question -- 1865-1898: As a separate Corps be preserved -- 1898-1902: Civilize em with a krag! -- 1899-1916: A pacific effect upon the oriental mind -- 1917-1918: The whole nation has reason to be proud -- 1917-1941: If attacked, shoot and shoot to kill -- 1941-1944: From shipboard to small islands -- 1943-1945: All organized resistance has ceased -- 1946-1950: A very serious and urgent matter -- 1950-1953: If I only had the 1st Marine Division -- 1952-1965: A separate service, distinct and apart -- 1965-1972: Battles would be fought and re-fought -- 1972-1975: Getting back into the amphibious business -- 1975-1989: As tough and ready as Marines have ever been -- 1990-1991: Breaching the so-called impenetrable barrier -- 1991-1998: A maritime nation--always was, always will be
Control code
BBF-2804
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
405 p.
Isbn
9781557508683
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013531
Other physical details
ill.

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