American Military History: A Guide to Reference and by Daniel K. Blewett

By Daniel K. Blewett

Tackling and coping with the large array of reference instruments within the box of U.S. army historical past, this selectively annotated bibliography covers land, air, and naval forces, with separate chapters on significant American armed conflicts. different chapters disguise digital assets, enterprises and institutions, museums, files, and libraries. the writer has incorporated atlases, chronologies, bibliographies, biographical dictionaries, indexes, abstracts for journals, glossaries, and encyclopedias, with short descriptive annotations on so much entries. This paintings is a pertinent addition to the final reference collections of public and educational libraries in addition to to important libraries, executive files collections, army and intelligence organization libraries, and old societies and museums. these accomplishing study within the box of army heritage will locate it necessary.

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This title covers virtually every major weapon used in history. Swords, knives, guns, artillery, rockets, bombs, and so on are all mentioned here. Naval and aerial weapons are included, as well as the more varied items used by the world's land forces. The numerous clear and simple illustrations of the weapons and how they were used make this book a good visual reference source. For each individual weapon there is usually some technical performance data and a brief description of how a weapon might be employed as well as its history.

Eisenhower. 5. Wheatcroft, Andrew. The World Atlas of Revolutions. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1983. 208p. illus. 95pa. LC 83-675888. ISBN 0-6714-6286-5; 0-6714-7207-0pa. A good cartographic review of the 41 major revolutions that have convulsed the world since the latter half of the eighteenth century. ). In addition to the maps are a number of paintings and photographs. Bibliographies 6. Anderson, Martin, and Valerie Bloom, comps. Conscription: A Select and Annotated Bibliography. Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, 1976.

2 3) Allow plenty of time for research and writing. Conducting research is always more frustrating and time consuming than one thinks it will be. 4) When you have questions or problems, ask a reference librarian for assistance. Although scholars might be experts on certain topics and their related monographic and journal literature, they usually are not experts at finding information. A professional can explain the ins and outs of research in a library and what might be good Page xx reference tools to use in certain situations.

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