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Author Stentiford, Barry M

Title The American home guard : the state militia in the twentieth century / Barry M. Stentiford
Edition 1st ed
Published College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2002
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 319 pages)
Series Texas A & M University military history series ; 78
Contents Origins of the dilemma -- Home guards of the Great War -- Postwar adjustments -- National emergency -- States prepare for war -- America enters World War II -- State Guard readies for action -- Assuming a greater role -- State Guard in the Cold War -- Total force and the State Defense Forces
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-309) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject United States -- Militia -- History -- 20th century
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1585449709 (electronic bk.)
9781585449705 (electronic bk.)