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MILH510 - Studies in U.S Military History


This course examines the military heritage of the United States from the colonial period to the present time. Through an in-depth study of the extensive literature in American military history, students assess the key individuals, military policies, postures, organizations, strategies, campaigns, tactics, and battles that define the American military experience.






Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session
11/26/18 - 05/03/19 05/06/19 - 06/30/19 Spring 2019 Session I - 8 Week session
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 08/25/19 Summer 2019 Session B - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: American Civil War and The Origins of Modern Warfare
ISBN: 9780253207159
Publication Info: Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1988
Author: Hagerman, Edward
Unit Cost: $37.18
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: For the Common Defense: A Military History of the United States from 1607 to 2012 - e-book available in the APUS Online Library; link also provided in the classroom Lessons section.
ISBN: 9781451623536
Publication Info: Simon & Schuster
Author: Millett
Unit Cost: $29.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A