West Point in the Making of America







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For Section II,
The Antebellum Army

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Civil War & Reconstruction

For Section IV,
An Army for the Nation

For Section V,
America in the Great War

For Section V, America in the Great War

<i>Assembling Liberty Planes at Romarantin</i>

Baruch, Bernard M. American Industry in the War: A Report of the War Industries Board (March 1921). Introduction by Hugh S. Johnson. Ed. Richard H. Hippelheuser. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1941.

Chambers, John Whiteclay, II. To Raise an Army: The Draft Comes to Modern America. New York: Free Press; London: Collier Macmillan, 1987.

Churchill, Allen. Over Here: An Informal Re-creation of the Home Front in World War I. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1968.

Crozier, William. Ordnance and the World War: A Contribution to the History of American Preparedness. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1920.

Eisenhower, John S. D., with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower. Yanks: The Epic Story of the American Army in World War I. New York: Free Press, 2001.

Friedel, Frank. Over There: The Story of America’s First Great Overseas Crusade. Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown, 1964.

Greemwald. Maurine Weiner. Women, War, and Work: The Impact of World War I on Women Workers in the United States. Westport, Conn., and London: Greenwood Press, 1980.

Hallas, James H., ed. Doughboy War: The American Expeditionary Force in World War I. Boulder, Colo. and London: Lynne Rienner, 2000.

Venzon, Anne Cipriano, ed. The United States in the First World War: An Encyclopedia. New York and London: Garland, 1995.

Zieger, Robert H. America’s Great War: World War I and the American Experience. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 2000.

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