The history of marines around the world

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Contributors:
Saxena, Shalini, 1982- editor.
Augustyn, Adam, 1979- writer of supplementary textual content.
Published:
New York, NY : Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, [2014].
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eBook
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (118 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Rating:
7-12.
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MackinVIA
Description
By combining both naval and terrestrial tactics, marine forces have formed a key part of many armed forces in history and are notably often among the first to fight. This thorough guide to the worldOCOs most prominent marine corps covers the use of amphibious assaults in the major conflicts of the last two centuries, including the Napoleonic Wars, both World Wars, the Korean War, the Falklands War, and conflicts of the 21st century, among others. Photographs and sidebars help make this book as visually appealing as it is informative."
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781622751495, 1622751493

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Provides a history of marine forces around the world, and discusses their involvement in major military engagements from ancient times to the present. Also describes the marine corps of various countries, and offers a look at the history of the U.S. Marine Corps. Includes color photographs, a glossary, and further resources.
Target Audience
7-12.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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eBook.
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MackinVIA eBook.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Saxena, S., & Augustyn, A. (2014). The history of marines around the world. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Saxena, Shalini, 1982- and Adam Augustyn. 2014. The History of Marines Around the World. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services.

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Saxena, Shalini, 1982- and Adam Augustyn, The History of Marines Around the World. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2014.

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Saxena, Shalini, and Adam Augustyn. The History of Marines Around the World. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2014.

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