Cheat Sheet

U.S. Military History For Dummies Cheat Sheet

From U.S. Military History For Dummies

By John C. McManus

U.S. military history closely echoes the history of the country in general. From the military engagements that helped throw off the yoke of British rule, through two world wars that each changed military and civilian life, to popular and unpopular wars fought on foreign soil, the history of the U.S. military rides in tandem with the significant changes in the country as a whole.