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Author Hunt, Michael H.

Title Arc of empire : America's wars in Asia from the Philippines to Vietnam / Michael H. Hunt & Steven I. Levine.

Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    355.02 HUN    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    355.02095 HUN    Available
Description 340 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman series
H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : four wars and the problem of empire -- The Philippines, 1899-1902 : the imperial impulse unleashed -- Japan, 1941-1945 : securing dominance -- Korea, 1950-1953 : dominance challenged -- Vietnam, 1965-1973 : dominance undone -- Conclusion : empire and aftermath.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan.
Korean War, 1950-1953.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Asia -- History, Military -- 20th century.
United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Asia -- Strategic aspects -- History -- 20th century.
Philippines -- History -- Philippine American War, 1899-1902.
Added Author Levine, Steven I.
ISBN 9780807835289 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807835285 (cloth : alk. paper)

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