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USAFA Scholars H-100S - Introduction to Military History

USAFA Scholars H-100S - Introduction to Military History

Edited by: Clifford J. Rogers and Ty Seidule

This volume supports the Scholars' sections of the United States Air Force Academy course History 100: Introduction to Military History.

It is a selection of 33 chapters from the full 71-chapter West Point History of Warfare, including:

  1. Interpreting Napoleon: Clausewitz, Jomini, and Restoration Armies
  2. Europe’s Path to World War
  3. 1914: Strategies, War Plans, and Opening Moves
  4. Stalemate and Response, 1914–1915
  5. The Global War in 1915
  6. 1916: Industrial War and Battles of Attrition
  7. Political Challenges and Strategic Reevaluation, 1917
  8. 1918: The Year of Decision
  9. WWI: Overwhelming the Germans and Victory
  10. The Continental Powers in the Interwar Period
  11. The United Kingdom, Japan, and United States in the Interwar Period
  12. German Years of Victory
  13. The Germans Turn East: Operation Barbarossa and the Beginnings of the Final Solution
  14. Japan Strikes: From Pearl Harbor to Midway
  15. The Allies Turn the Tide
  16. Peoples and Economies at War
  17. Strategic Sea Power and Airpower
  18. Waging Global War
  19. Victory in Europe
  20. The Defeat of Japan
  21. The Cold War 1945–1973: Containment and the Nuclear Era
  22. The Korean Civil War and American Intervention, 1945–1950
  23. Fighting and Ending the Korean Conflict
  24. The Wars of Decolonization
  25. From Israeli Blitzkrieg to Machdal (The Blunder)
  26. Revolutionary War in Southeast Asia, 1954–1965
  27. American Escalation in Vietnam, 1965–1967
  28. American De-Escalation in Vietnam, 1968–1972
  29. Victory and Defeat in Vietnam
  30. Encountering and Responding to Limits: The Superpowers in the Cold War, 1968–1991
  31. Peace Dividends and Benevolent Interventions
  32. Three Iraq Wars, 1980–2017
  33. Afghanistan: Thirty-Five Years of War and Counting

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