By Ballard C Campbell,Ballard C. Campbell

From the yank Revolution within the 18th century to the Iraq warfare within the twenty first century, wars have had a profound effect on U.S. heritage. all of the 12 significant conflicts considering that 1775 has generated impassioned debate on very important matters, from independence, liberty, and emancipation to nationwide protection, imperialism, and democracy. those debates and controversies have remodeled either American society and diplomacy.

American Wars specializes in one overarching controversy underlying every one warfare within which americans have fought, permitting scholars to appreciate the basic forces and disputes that experience formed those conflicts and their influence at the state. This brand-new quantity examines controversies sparked via the yank Revolution, the conflict of 1812, the Mexican warfare, the Civil warfare, the Spanish-American battle, international warfare I, global warfare II, the chilly warfare, the Korean struggle, the Vietnam conflict, the Persian Gulf warfare, and the Iraq conflict. American Wars beneficial properties black-and-white illustrations, maps, chronologies, fundamental assets, and masses extra to get scholars attracted to this attention-grabbing topic.

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