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United States Marine Corps

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Works: 13,292 works in 20,119 publications in 12 languages and 635,592 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works 
Roles: Performer, Author, Other, Editor, Composer, Photographer
Classifications: D767.98, 940.542
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Okinawa: victory in the Pacific by United States( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. Army/Marine Corps counterinsurgency field manual : U.S. Army field manual no. 3-24 : Marine Corps warfighting publication no. 3-33.5 by United States( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the U.S. military invaded Iraq, it lacked a common understanding of the problems inherent in counterinsurgency campaigns. It had neither studied them, nor developed doctrine and tactics to deal with them. It is fair to say that in 2003, most Army officers knew more about the U.S. Civil War than they did about counterinsurgency. The U.S. Army / Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Field Manual was written to fill that void. The result of unprecedented collaboration among top U.S. military experts, scholars, and practitioners in the field, the manual espouses an approach to combat that emphasizes constant adaptation and learning, the importance of decentralized decision-making, the need to understand local politics and customs, and the key role of intelligence in winning the support of the population. The manual also emphasizes the paradoxical and often counterintuitive nature of counterinsurgency operations: sometimes the more you protect your forces, the less secure you are; sometimes the more force you use, the less effective it is; sometimes doing nothing is the best reaction. A new introduction by Sarah Sewall, director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, places the manual in critical and historical perspective, explaining the significance and potential impact of this revolutionary challenge to conventional U.S. military doctrine. An attempt by our military to redefine itself in the aftermath of 9/11 and the new world of international terrorism, The U.S. Army / Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Field Manual will play a vital role in American military campaigns for years to come
The recapture of Guam by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1991 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the drama of a family living in an English village and how they are affected by World War II
The Guadalcanal campaign by United States( Book )

6 editions published between 1949 and 1969 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marine aviation in the Philippines by Charles W Boggs( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marshalls: increasing the tempo by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1991 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The campaign on New Britain by United States( Book )

4 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Positions of the First Marine Division (Less Combat Team A), 27 December 1943", 1:50270, 25 x 43 cm - "Drive to the Southeast (I). Suicide Creek", 1:27420, 25 x 25 cm - "Drive to the Southeast (II). Aogiri Ridge and Hill 660", 1:36560, 25 x 25 cm - "Patrols Eastward to Iboki", 1:080450, 25 x 110 cm, (s/h) - "Willaumez Peninsula. Talasea Operations. 6 Mar 44 - 9 Mar 44", 1:80450, 25 x 28 cm - "Patrols of The 5th Marines. 10 March-25 april 1944", målestoksforhold ca. 1:4022500, 25 x 22 cm - "Japanese Withdrawal Routes (Approximate)", 1:7240500, 25 x 23 cm
Marines in the Central Solomons by John N Rentz( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerikansk bog om marineinfanteriets 3. amfibiebårne styrke, "Task Force 31" og dens landgang og kamp mod den japanske hær på de centrale Solomonøer, området ved navn Ny Georgien i Stillehavskrigen under Den 2. Verdenskrig, ca. 400 sømil øst for Ny Guinea, og ca. 1000 sømil nordvest for Australien, imellem øerne Guadalcanal og Ny Britain. Amerikanerne skulle erobre Ny Georgien, så den strategisk vigtige havneby Rabaul på hovedøen Ny Britain ca. 300 sømil derfra nemmere kunne angribes
Iwo Jima: amphibious epic by United States( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1997 in English and Chinese and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small unit action in Vietnam, summer 1966 by Francis J West( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En række eksempler på småstyrkers kamp udført af marineinfanterister af det amerikanske marinekorps under Vietnamkrigen
The assault on Peleliu by Frank O Hough( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erobringen af øen Peleliu i Stillehavet blev en af de blodigste, amerikanerne kom ud for, dels på grund af dårlig planlægning og utilstrækkelig efterretningsarbejde. Bogen er blevet til på baggrund af oversatte japanske dokumenter og interviews med amerikanske veteraner
Saipan : the beginning of the end by Carl W Hoffman( Book )

11 editions published between 1950 and 2000 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bougainville and the Northern Solomons by United States( Book )

5 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denne bog er ikke kun en beretning om U.S. Marines mod Japanerne i Stillehavet, det er også en beretning om Marinernes kamp mod junglen. I hele Marinekorpsets historie er det usandsynligt, at nogen har kæmpet imod og overvundet så uforsonligt terræn som ved kampene om Salomonøerne
The U.S. Marine Corps by Hunter Keeter( Book )

2 editions published between 1925 and 2005 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides important facts about the United States Marines, including its early history, deployment, and its role in keeping us safe
The 3rd Marine Division and its regiments by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maneuver in war by Charles Andrew Willoughby( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nærværende bog er en revideret og væsentlig udvidet udgave af originaludgaven fra 1935: "The Element of Maneuver in War" (Haves ikke). Udvidelsen består bl.a. i kapitlet: "Maneuver in recent Wars" dvs. i 1939 den spanske borgerkrig 1935-39, sino-japanske krig 1939 og Abessinien-krigen 1935-36
Evaluation of ground-water degradation resulting from waste disposal to alluvium near Barstow, California by Jerry L Hughes( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small wars manual by United States( Book )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1940 by the U.S. Marine Corps, Small Wars Manual examines the practical and philosophical aspects of low-intensity conflicts, which were then referred to as Small Wars. It is one of the best books on military peacekeeping and counterinsurgency operations ever written. To read this book today is to look back on a critical era in American history, and to see a blueprint?through military strategy and policy?for the United States? current operations abroad. Topics covered include strategy, psychology, dealings with foreign civilians, as well as implementation of a democratically-elected government. It is fascinating reading for those looking back and those looking ahead
Fire support in Marine air-ground task force operations by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treatment of biological warfare agent casualties : field manual( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover title: "21st century bioterrorism and germ weapons: U.S. Army field manual for the treatment of biological warfare agent casualties. Anthrax, smallpox, plague, viral fevers, toxins: delivery methods, detection, symptoms, treatment, equipment."
 
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The U.S. Army/Marine Corps counterinsurgency field manual : U.S. Army field manual no. 3-24 : Marine Corps warfighting publication no. 3-33.5
Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Department of the Navy

controlled identityUnited States. Navy Department

Amerikas Savienotās valstis. Department of the Navy. Marine Corps

Amerikas Savienotās Valstis. Jūras kājnieku korpuss

ASV Jūras kājnieku korpuss

Estados Unidos. Corps of Marine

Estados Unidos. Dept. of the Navy. Marine Corps

Estados Unidos. Navy Dept. Marine Corps

Etats-Unis. Corps des Marines

États-Unis Corps of Marines

États-Unis Department of the Navy Marine Corps

États-Unis. Forces armées. Marine Corps

États-Unis Navy department Marine Corps

États-Unis Navy Marine Corps

Headquarters Marine Corps

HQMC

Marine Corps

Marine Corps États-Unis

Spojené státy americké Corps of Marines

Spojené státy americké. Dept. of the Navy. Marine Corps

Spojené státy americké Marine Corps

Spojené státy americké. Navy Dept. Marine Corps

U.S. Marine Corps

United States Corps of Marine

United States Corps of Marines

United States. Department of the Navy. Marine Corps

United States. Dept. of the Navy. Marine Corps

United States Headquarters

United States Marine Corps

United States Navy Department Marine Corps

United States Navy Department US Marine Corps

United States. Navy Dept. Marine Corps

United States US Marine Corps

US Marine Corps

USMC

アメリカ海兵隊司令部

美國海軍陸戰隊司令部

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