At a time when the question of war and what it means to serve our
country is especially relevant, this essential reference provides a
comprehensive, authoritative look at the American armed forces.
Written by a well-known military historian, this two-volume set is
divided into four sections, each devoted to one of the four major
branches of the U.S. military - the U.S. Army, the U.S. Navy, the
U.S. Marine Corps, and the U.S. Air Force. Approximately... more...