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The Twilight of the U.S. Cavalry

Life in the Old Army, 1917-1942 (Modern War Studies)

by Lucian K. Truscott

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Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Biography: general,
  • Military life & institutions,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Technology,
  • Cavalry,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • USA,
  • Military - United States,
  • Military Science,
  • Military - World War I

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7762918M
    ISBN 100700609326
    ISBN 109780700609321

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These cavalry instructors set U.S. horsemanship on a strong course for the future. Thank you so much for joining us today, Barbara. For Further Reading: Lucian K.

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