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United States Marine Corps

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Works: 13,988 works in 21,742 publications in 15 languages and 655,099 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 845 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 693 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
Marine aviation in the Philippines by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The recapture of Guam by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1991 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Recapture Of Guam is the twelfth in a series of operational monographs prepared by the Historical Branch, G-3 Division, Headquarters U. S. Marine Corps, designed to give the military student and the casual reader an accurate and detailed account of the operations in which Marines participated during World War II. When sufficient of these monographs have been completed they will be integrated into a final Operational History of the Marine Corps in World War II. With Army units fighting directly beside the Marines throughout most of the campaign, Army activities are treated herein with sufficient detail to give the proper perspective to the overall account. Many officers and men who participated in this campaign have contributed to the preparation of this monograph by generously answering specific inquiries, commenting on preliminary drafts, or submitting to interview. Grateful acknowledgment is made herewith. Special recognition is extended to Office of Naval History, Naval Records and Library, and Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army--in particular Dr. Philip A. Crowl and Mr. Thomas G. Wilds of the Pacific Section. Appreciation for the extensive research required in presenting an accurate and complete account of the campaign, especially as to the Japanese viewpoint, is extended to Mr. Henry I. Shaw, Jr. Finally, the help of Lieutenant Colonel Frank O. Hough in editing the manuscript is acknowledged with gratitude. Maps included herein were prepared by the Reproduction Section, Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, Virginia. Official Marine Corps photographs have been used to illustrate this monograph unless otherwise noted
The Guadalcanal campaign by United States( Book )

6 editions published between 1949 and 1969 in English and held by 581 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 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells the story of the Marines spearheading the thrust through the Japanese outer ring of defences and recounts the brutal and important island-hopping Pacific campaign at its most gripping following the bloodbath at Tarawa. Contains 97 photos and 16 maps and charts
Marines in the Central Solomons by John N Rentz( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilag I - VI: Bibliografi; Kronologi; Tabel over antal døde og sårede marinere; Navneoversigt over kommandører og stabspersonale; Japansk kamporganisation, 15. juni 1943; "Navy Unit Commendation", flådens enhedsindstilling, hædersbrev til 9. forsvarsbataljon om kollektiv indstilling til tildeling af ordensbånd
The campaign on New Britain by United States( Book )

4 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Udfoldelige organisationsdiagrammer: "Command Channels SWPA. Task Organization" og "Command Organization of Task Force 76. 26 December 1943", 25 x 35 cm
Small unit action in Vietnam, summer 1966 by Francis J West( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En række eksempler på småstyrkers kamp udført af marineinfanterister af det amerikanske marinekorps under Vietnamkrigen
Iwo Jima: amphibious epic by United States( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1997 in English and Chinese and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The assault on Peleliu by Frank O Hough( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 468 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 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the outcome of the Battle of Saipain hung the fate of the Pacific War, if the Japanese were to lost this island then the Home Islands would finally be in range of serious American bombing. As the fanatical resistance of the Japanese was raised to fever pitch by the exhortations of the high command, whilst the Marines who had learnt hard lessons on assault landings knew that the capture of Saipan could shorten the war immeasurably; so was set one of the bloodiest battles of the entire Pacific Campaign. The Japanese fought with insane courage, leading to massed banzai charges and civilian suicides; matches by the gritty determination of the experienced Marines to conquer. Contains 103 photos and 24 maps and charts
Bougainville and the Northern Solomons by United States( Book )

5 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 441 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 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides important facts about the United States Marines, including its early history, deployment, and its role in keeping us safe
Maneuver in war by Charles Andrew Willoughby( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Manøvre i krig" er et krigshistorisk værk fra 1939, som behandler krigens principper primært på baggrund af 1. Verdenskrig med mange taktiske eksempler på kompagni-, bataljons og regimentsniveau underbygget med kortskitser. Perspektivet udvides med paralleller til lignende situationer under Napoleonskrigene, tysk-østrigske krig 1866 og den tysk-franske krig 1871
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 89 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 53 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."
Marine Corps vision & strategy 2025, executive summary( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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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