West Point

West Point

Two Centuries of Honor and Tradition

Book - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
A collection of essays and photographs celebrates the first two hundred years of the illustrious military institution whose alumni include Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, William T. Sherman, Buzz Aldrin, and Norman Schwarzkopf.

Hachette Book Group
Published in conjunction with the Academy's bicentennial, this handsome volume commemorates the first two centuries in the life of an institution that has become the model for military schools around the world. Since the Academy's founding in 1802, West Point graduates have been high-ranking officers and leaders in every war in which America has fought. This institution's distinguished alumni include Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, William Sherman, Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson, John J. Pershing, Douglas MacArthur, George S. Patton, Jr., Dwight Eisenhower, Frank Borman, Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, H. Norman Schwarzkopf, and AOL founder James Kimsey.

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Featuring contributions from Arthur Miller, Stephen Ambrose, William F. Buckley, and Thomas Fleming, a stellar collection of essays, from America's leading writers and historians, and photographs celebrates the first 200 years of the illustrious military institution whose alumni includes Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, William Sherman, Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, and Norman Schwarzkopf. 100,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Warner Books, [2002]
Copyright Date: ©2002
ISBN: 9780446530187
0446530182
Branch Call Number: 355.0071 WEST
Characteristics: 304 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Cowley, Robert
Guinzburg, Thomas
Notes: Includes index

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