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University of Louisville: American Military History since 1600

University of Louisville: American Military History since 1600

Edited by: Clifford J. Rogers & Ty Seidule

This volume supports the University of Louisville course, American History since 1600.

Chapter List:
  1. Early Imperial Encounters in North America
  2. The Seven Years’ War in North America and Beyond
  3. The Origins of the American Revolution and Opening Moves
  4. From Defeat to Victory in the North: 1777–1778
  5. The War in Georgia and the Carolinas
  6. Yorktown, the Peace, and Why the British Failed
  7. Interpreting Napoleon: Clausewitz, Jomini, and Restoration Armies
  8. Warfare and the American Nation-State, 1783–1845
  9. The U.S.-Mexican War
  10. Origins and Opening Moves of the American Civil War
  11. The War in the East, July 1861–September 1862
  12. Seeking Decision in the East, November 1862–August 1863
  13. Grant’s War in the West
  14. Coordinated Strategy and Hard War
  15. The End of the War and the Army in Reconstruction
  16. The American Army in the West, 1865–1897
  17. Europe’s Path to World War
  18. 1914: Strategies, War Plans, and Opening Moves
  19. Stalemate and Response, 1914–1915
  20. 1916: Industrial War and Battles of Attrition
  21. 1918: The Year of Decision
  22. WWI: Overwhelming the Germans and Victory
  23. German Years of Victory
  24. The Germans Turn East: Operation Barbarossa and the Beginnings of the Final Solution
  25. Japan Strikes: From Pearl Harbor to Midway
  26. The Allies Turn the Tide
  27. Victory in Europe
  28. The Defeat of Japan
  29. The Cold War 1945–1973: Containment and the Nuclear Era
  30. Korean Civil War and American Intervention, 1945–1950
  31. Fighting and Ending the Korean Conflict
  32. American Escalation in Vietnam, 1965–1967
  33. American De-Escalation in Vietnam, 1968–1972
  34. Victory and Defeat in Vietnam
  35. Three Iraq Wars, 1980–2011
  36. Afghanistan: Thirty-Five Years of War and Counting

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