Military Society

Kevin Adams, Class and Race in the Frontier Army: Military Life in the West, 1870-1890 (2009)

Larry Addington, The Patterns of War Since the Eighteenth Century (1994)

Stephen Ambrose, Duty, Honor, Country: A History of West Point (1966)

Durwood Ball, Army Regulars on the Western Frontier, 1848-1861 (2001)

Correlli Barnett, Britain and Her Army 1509-1970 (1970)

Morris Bishop, The Middle Ages (1968)

Zeb B. Bradford & Frederic J. Brown, The United States Army in Transition (1973)

Lance Betros, Carved from Granite: West Point since 1902 (2012)

Charles H. Coates & Roland J. Pellegrin, Military Sociology: A Study of American Military Institutions and Military Life (1965)

Edward Coffman, The Old Army: A Portrait of the American Army in Peacetime, 1784-1898 (1986)

_______________________, The Regulars: the American Army 1898-1941 (2007)

_______________________, The Embattled Past: Reflections on Military History (2014)

David Cortright, Soldiers in Revolt: The American Military Today (1975)

Edward J. Coss, All for the King’s Shilling: The British Soldier Under Wellington, 1808-1814 (2010)

Theodore J. Crackel, Mr. Jefferson’s Army: The Political and Social Reform of the Military Establishment, 1801-1809 (1987)

Martin Van Creveld, Supplying War: Logistics from Wallenstein to Patton (1977)

Norman F. Dixon, On the Psychology of Military Incompetence (1976)

Amitai Etzioni, A Comparative Analysis of Complex Organizations (1961)

Walter Georlitz, History of the German General Staff, 1657-1945 (1953)

Charles Glass, The Deserters: A Hidden History of World War II (2013)

Ronald Hoffman & Peter Albert (editors), Arms and Independence: The Military Character of the American Revolution (1984)

Samuel P. Huntington, The Soldier and the State (1957)

Teresa Iacobelli, Death or Deliverance: Canadian Courts-Martial in the Great War (2013)

Morris Janowitz, Sociology and the Military Establishment (1959)

_______________________ (editor), The New Military: Changing Patterns of Organization (1964)

_______________________, The Professional Soldier: A Social and Political Portrait (1966)

Donald M. Kington, Forgotten Summers: The Story of the Citizens’ Military Training Camps, 1921-1940 (1995)

Richard H. Kohn, Eagle and Sword: The Federalists and the Creation of the Military Establishment in America, 1783-1802 (1975)

_______________________ (editor), United States Military Under the Constitution of the United States, 1789-1989 (1991)

Harold D. Langley, Social Reform in the United States Navy, 1798-1862 (1967)

Stuart Loory, Defeated: Inside America’s Military Machine (1973)

James K. Martin & Mark Lender, A Respectable Army: The Military Origins of the Republic, 1763-1789 (2005)

French L. Maclean, The Fifth Field: The Story of the 96 American Soldiers Sentenced to Death and Executed in Europe and North Africa in World War II (2013)

Charles C. Moskos, The American Enlisted Man: The Rank and File in Today’s Military (1970)

Charles P. Neimeyer, America Goes to War: A Social History of the Continental Army (1997)

Lawrence B. Radine, The Taming of the Troops: Social Control in the United States Army (1922)

Mary L. Roberts, What Soldiers Do: Sex and the American GI in World War II France (2013)

Abraham D. Sofaer, War, Foreign Affairs, and Constitutional Powers: The Origins (1976)

Stouffer, Lumsdaine, Lumsdaine, Williams, Smith, Janis, Star, & Cottrell, The American Soldier: Combat and its Aftermath (1949)

Stouffer, Suchman, Devinney, Star, & Milliams, The American Soldier: Adjustment During Army Life (1949)

Michael L. Tate, The Frontier Army in the Settlement of the West (1999)

William A. Taylor, Every Citizen a Soldier: The Campaign for Universal Military Training After World War II (2014)

Rodney K. Watterson, Whips to Walls: Naval Discipline from Flogging to Progressive-Era Reforms at Portsmouth Prison (2014)

Russell Weigley, History of the United States Army (1967)

T. Harry Williams, A History of American Wars (1980)

Quincy Wright, A Study of War (1942)

Alfred Vagts, History of Militarism: Civilian and Military (1959)

Adam Yarmolinsky, The Military Establishment: Its Impact Upon American Society (1971)

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