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Chambers, John Whiteclay

Overview
Works: 49 works in 179 publications in 2 languages and 9,758 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Dictionaries  Reference works  Sources  Bibliography  Outlines and syllabi  Conference papers and proceedings  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Interviewer, Creator
Classifications: E181, 355.00973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Whiteclay Chambers
The Oxford companion to American military history by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entries cover major wars, battles, military leaders, branches of service, weapons, naval vessels, aircraft, types of warfare, military life, Acts of Congress, peace groups, and cultural influences
The tyranny of change : America in the Progressive Era, 1900-1917 by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incorporates the social, cultural, political and economic changes which produced modern America; illuminates the experiences of working men and women in the cities and countryside as they struggled to improve their lives in a transformed economy
To raise an army : the draft comes to modern America by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and German and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II, film, and history by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study argues that the immediacy and perceived truth of the visual image, and film and television's ability to propel viewers into the past, has placed the historical film in a unique position: one where war films have established the prevailing public image of war in the 20th century
The New conscientious objection : from sacred to secular resistance by Charles C Moskos( Book )

9 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study examines the changing motives and patterns of conscientious objection as well as state policies toward objectors in the Western world
The Eagle and the dove : the American peace movement and United States foreign policy, 1900-1922 by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black English : educational equity and the law by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major problems in American military history : documents and essays( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The North Atlantic engineers : a history of the North Atlantic Division and its predecessors in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1775-1975 by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American history( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draftees or volunteers : a documentary history of the debate over military conscription in the United States, 1787-1973 by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Settlement of emigrants from Ireland by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

5 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American history( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American history( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cranbury : a New Jersey town from the colonial era to the present by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the oldest towns in New Jersey, Cranbury has a long and noteworthy history that is in part distinctive and in part broadly representative of larger themes in the development of the state and the nation. In this beautifully illustrated book sponsored by Cranbury Landmarks, Inc., historian John Whiteclay Chambers II links the narrative of this remarkable town to contemporary debates about suburbanization and urban planning
The Oxford guide to American military history( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 100 greatest recordings of all time, no. 55, 56 : 20th-century masterpieces II( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peace research and its impact on the curriculum by Conference on Peace Research of the American Historical Association( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conscripting for colossus : the adoption of the draft in the United States in World War I by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

OSS training in the National Parks and service abroad in World War II by John Whiteclay Chambers( Book )

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

This study does not simply explore the training camps of "Wild Bill" Donovan's organization in the two National Parks. It also assesses the effectiveness of the training OSS agents received and how they utilizted it in their dangerious and often heroic exploits overseas. It exlores the legacies of the OSS, upon the parks themselves, upon the veterans, and upon the organization heirs of the OSS
 
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The Oxford companion to American military history
Alternative Names
Chambers, John

Chambers, John 1936-

Chambers, John 1936 August 6-

Chambers, John W.

Chambers, John W. 1936-

Chambers, John W. 2nd

Chambers, John W. II

Chambers, John Whiteclay II

Whiteclay Chambers, John 1936-

Whiteclay Chambers, John III

Languages
English (140)

German (1)

Covers
The tyranny of change : America in the Progressive Era, 1900-1917World War II, film, and historyThe New conscientious objection : from sacred to secular resistanceThe Eagle and the dove : the American peace movement and United States foreign policy, 1900-1922Major problems in American military history : documents and essays