United States Army Unit and Organizational Histories: A Bibliography

United States Army Unit and Organizational Histories: A Bibliography

by James T. Controvich

Hardcover(2nd Edition)

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James Controvich's magisterial updated Bibliography is the first truly comprehensive listing of all Army unit histories that will not be superseded for years to come. Collectors, genealogists, librarians, museum curators, and amateur and professional military historians have all come to rely on Controvich to provide the necessary starting place for their research. His first edition, long out of date and hard to find, has remained in demand. This completely revised, larger yet easier to use second edition is an essential addition to the libraries of all interested in the history of the United States Army. Now in two volumes for ease of use, each volume contains thousands of entries guiding the researcher to both scarce and common histories that have been written about the Army from almost its founding in 1775 up to modern times. From the American Revolution to the Balkans, with attention to the Civil War, the World Wars, and countless other major and minor conflicts, Controvich has brought resources for their study into one place, making them available as they never have been before.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810845978
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 07/15/2003
Edition description: 2nd Edition
Pages: 1248
Product dimensions: 8.98(w) x 11.34(h) x 3.13(d)

About the Author

James Controvich has been publishing research oriented bibliographies for both the private sector and government military history programs for more than 25 years. His Scarecrow Press bibliography of United States Army Unit and Organizational histories has won major awards: Thomas Jefferson Prize for Best Reference Book of the Year, Society for History in the Federal Government 2003 Prize for Best Military History Book of the Year, Reference Category, Society for Military History 2004.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 1 User's Guide Chapter 3 2 Armies Chapter 4 3 Corps Chapter 5 4 Divisions Chapter 6 5 Adjutant General Chapter 7 6 Artillery Chapter 8 7 Army Aviation Chapter 9 8 Cavalry Chapter 10 9 Chaplains Corps Chapter 11 10 Engineer Corps Chapter 12 11 Infantry Chapter 13 12 Inspectors General Chapter 14 13 Judge Advocate Corps Chapter 15 14 Medical Corps Chapter 16 15 Military Academy Chapter 17 16 Military Government Chapter 18 17 Nurse Corps Chapter 19 18 Ordnance Corps Chapter 20 19 Provost Marshal General Chapter 21 20 Quartermaster Corps Chapter 22 21 Signal Corps Chapter 23 22 Transportation Corps Chapter 24 23 Miscellaneous Numbered Units Chapter 25 24 Miscellaneous Unnumbered Units Chapter 26 25 Geographic Commands Chapter 27 26 State Militia, National Guard, and State Military Histories before 1917 Chapter 28 Appendix A: Holding Library Codes Chapter 29 Index Chapter 30 About the Author

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