History Courses For

Dr. Christopher C. Lovett

American Military

American Military in World War II

  • Stephen E. Ambrose. Band of Brothers: E Company 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne From Normandy To Hitler's Eagles Nest. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1992
  • Gerald Astor. The Greatest War: Americans in Combat, 1941-1945. Novato: Presidio, 1999.
  • John Sloan Brown. Draftee Division: The 88th Infantry Division in World War II. Lexington, KY: University of Kentucky Press, 1986.
  • Craig M. Cameron. American Samurai: Myth, Imagination and the Conduct of Battle in the First Marine Division, 1941-1951. New York: Cambridge, 1994.
  • Charles R. Cawthon. Other Clay: A Remembrance of the World War II Infantry. Niwot, CO: University of Colorado Press, 1990.
  • John Whiteclay Chambers II. To Raise an Army: The Draft Comes to Modern America. New York: Free Press, 1987.
  • J. Garry Clifford and Samuel R. Spencer, Jr. The First Peacetime Draft. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1986.
  • Michael D. Doubler. Closing With The Enemy: How GIs Fought the War in Europe, 1944-1945. Lawrence: Kansas, 1994.
  • John Ellis. On The Front Lines: The Experience of War through the Eyes of the Allied Soldiers in World War II. New York: Wiley, 1980.
  • Christopher R. Gabel. The U.S. Army GHQ Maneuvers of 1941. Washington, DC: GPO, 1991.
  • Kent Roberts Greenfield, ed. Command Decisions. Washington, DC: GPO, 1960.
  • Kent Roberts Greenfield, Robert R. Palmer, and Bell I. Wiley. The Organization of Ground Combat Troops. Washington, DC: GPO, 1947.
  • Robert K. Griffith, Jr. Men Wanted For The U.S. Army: America's Experience With An All-Volunteer Army Between The World Wars. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1982.
  • Richard Holmes. Acts of War: The Behavior of Men in Battle. New York; Free Press, 1985.
  • Donald E. Houston. Hell on Wheels: The 2nd Armored Division. Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1977.
  • Lee Kennett. G.I.: The American Soldier In World War II. New York: Scribners,1987.
  • Charles E. Kirkpatrick. An Unknown Future And A Doubtful Present: Writing The Victory Plan of 1941. Washington, DC: GPO, 1990.
  • Marvin A. Kreidberg and Merton G. Henry. History of Military Mobilization in The United States Army 1775-1945. Washington, DC: GPO, 1955.
  • Eric Larrabee. Commander in Chief: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, His Lieutenants & Their War. New York: Harper and Row, 1987.
  • Charles B. MacDonald and Sidney T. Matthews. Three Battles: Arnaville, Altuzzo and Schmidt. Washington, DC: GPO, 1952.
  • Charles B. MacDonald. The Mighty Endeavor: American Armed Forces in The European Theater In World War II. New York: Oxford, 1969.
  • Maurice Matloff and Edwin S. Snell. Strategic Planning for Coalition Warfare 1941-1942. Washington, DC: GPO, 1986.
  • Maurice Matloff. Strategic Planning For Coalition Warfare 1943-1944. Washington, DC: GPO, 1959.
  • Alan Moorhead. Eclipse. New York: SOHO, 1945, 1999.
  • Geoffrey Perret. There's A War To Be Won: The United States Army in World War II. New York: Random House, 1991.
  • Charles J. Sanders. The Boys of Winter: Life and Death in the U.S. Ski Troops During the Second World War. Boulder: Colorado, 2005.
  • Stanley Sandler. Segregated Skies: All-Black Combat Squadrons of World War II. Washington, DC: Smithsonian, 1992.
  • John Steinbeck. Once There Was A War. New York: Bantam, 1958.
  • Lucian K. Truscott, Jr. The Twilight of The U.S. Cavalry: Life in The Old Army, 1917-1942. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1989.
  • Mark S. Watson. Chief of Staff: Prewar Plans and Preparations. Washington, DC: GPO, 1950.