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Stokesbury, James L.

Overview
Works: 28 works in 137 publications in 3 languages and 9,211 library holdings
Genres: History  Naval history  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS918, 951.9042
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James L Stokesbury
A short history of the Korean War by James L Stokesbury( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 1,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the world climate following WW II, and the state of the U.S. military prior to North Korean's invasion of South Korea; the landing and victory at Inchon; the negotitations for a cease-fire; the propaganda war; the prisoners of war issue; the problems of South Korea under President Syngman Rhee; and America's changing attitudes toward the war
A short history of World War I by James L Stokesbury( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines all elements of the multi-front war, concisely explaining the causes and ramifications of each major event
A short history of the American Revolution by James L Stokesbury( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative history of the American Revolution and the impact it had in England
A short history of World War II by James L Stokesbury( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A military account of the causes, events, and consequences of World War II
A short history of the Civil War by James L Stokesbury( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the important events of America's most devastating war
Navy and Empire by James L Stokesbury( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masters of the art of command by Martin Blumenson( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krigsledelse; Krigsføring; Føring i Krig; Command; Commanders; Store Hærførere; Military Leadership; Militære Beslutningstagere; Hærledelse; Militærledelse; Lederegenskaber; Motivation; Ledelse; Alanbrooke; Alexander, Harold; Anderson, Dorsey B.; Anderson, Kenneth A.; Anzio; Baum, Abraham J.; Bradley, Omar; Battle of the Bulge; Callaway, John W.; Churchill; Clark, Mark; Clive, Robert; Command Factors; Command Failures; Command Responsibilities; Chain of Command; Elements of Command; Principles of Command; Krimkrigen; Amerikanske Borgerkrig; Crook, George; Daubin, Freeland A.; de Grasse, F.J.P.; de Gaulle; Devers, Jacob L.; Eisenhower; Battle of Falaise; Fransk-Tyske Krig; Foch; Frederik den Store; General Juin; Joffre; Iberville, Pierre le Moyne; Huebner, Clarence R.; Hoge, William H.; Hood, John B.; Guerrilla Warfare; Hammer, Harry; Harris, William A.; Hitler; Grant, U.S.; General Giraud; Generalship; General Marshall; Meuse; Argonne; Huertgen Forrest; von Kluge; Lash, Frederick; Lee, Robert E.; General MacArthur; Marlborough; MacDonald, Charles B.; Macon, Robert C.; Napoleon; General Nogues; Normandiet; Nordafrika; Palmer, Charles D.; Pershing, John J.; Petain; Rapido River; Remagen Bridge; Amerikanske Uafhængighedskrig; Franske Revolution; Ridgway, Matthew B.; Robinett, Paul M.; Rommel; Roosevelt; Rosecrans, William S.; Thomas, George H.; Turenne; Truscott, Lucien K.; Stone, Charles; Sherman, William T.; Sicily Campaign; Schlieffen Plan; Battle of Yorktown; 1. Verdenskrig; 2. Verdenskrig; Trench Warfare; Wellington; Washington, George; von Rundstedt; von Moltke; von Obstfelder; Vietnam; Vichy Frankrig; Waterbury, Joseph W.; Ward, Orlando; Wolseley, Garnet; Woodfill, Samuel; Yalu River; General Weygand; Engelske Hær; Amerikanske Hær
A short history of air power by James L Stokesbury( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historien om udviklingen af flyvemaskinen som et effektfuldt militært instrument fra 1900-tallets begyndelse til den rivende udvikling under 1. Verdenskrig og i mellemkrigsårene. Desuden skildres flyvemaskinens krigsafgørende betydning under 2. Verdenskrig, og fremstillingen føres frem til Falklandskrigen 1982
A short history of World War II by James L Stokesbury( Recording )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written with sharp perception and great style, this chronicle of the Second World War is sure to satisfy professional scholars, armchair historians, and interested students. History professor Stokesbury traces the beginnings and endings of a twentieth century conflict and raises some provocative "what ifs." One of the questions he poses: If Hitler had not invaded Russia, could the Third Reich have won the war?
A short history of the Korean War by James L Stokesbury( Recording )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Korean War (1950-1953) has many nicknames: "The Forgotten War," "The Korean Police Action," "The Korean Conflict." President Truman called it a "bandit incursion." Most Americans called it a mistake
World War II : personal accounts, Pearl Harbor to V-J Day : a traveling exhibition sponsored by the National Archives and Records Administration( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of World War I by James L Stokesbury( Recording )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Short History of World War I is a riveting account of the famous wartime engagements, the legendary leaders, and the behind-the-scenes events that drew countries across the globe into devastating conflict
British concepts and practices of amphibious warfare, 1867-1916 by James L Stokesbury( )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scurtă istorie a celui de-al doilea război mondial by James L Stokesbury( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saga of the yankee whalers by James L Stokesbury( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the American Revolution by James L Stokesbury( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Describes the American Revolution from the perspective of both the Americans and the British. Begins with the series of conflicts that eventually ignited the war in Lexington and continues with a survey of the military and political events, as well as the social issues that complicated the cause
Francis Parkman on the Oregon Trail by James L Stokesbury( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Determined to experience Indian life for himself, he preserved for future generations the essence of a dying culture
Manila Bay : Battle or Execution? by James L Stokesbury( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

At the hands of Commodore George Dewey, the Spaniards suffer a crushing defeat -- a one-sided victory in the Spanish-American War
Battle of Attu by James L Stokesbury( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This bloody WW II struggle for a rugged island among the Aleutians was the only major land battle fought in the Western hemisphere
A short history of world war 11 by James L Stokesbury( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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A short history of the Korean War
Alternative Names
Stokesbury, James.

Stokesbury, James L. 1934-

Languages
English (124)

Romanian (1)

French (1)

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