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The United States Coast Guard and national defense ... Read More

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Kirtland Community College Library VG 53 .O887 2012 30543388 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780786464807 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0786464801 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 264 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2012.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-254) ... Read More
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Introduction -- The Coast Guard: 1790 to World War ... Read More
Summary, etc.:
"This chronicle of the Coast Guard's contributions ... Read More
Subject: United States. Coast Guard > History.
Coastal surveillance > United States > History.
Summary: "This chronicle of the Coast Guard's contributions to national defense examines participation in World War I, World War II, Korea, the Cold War, Vietnam, and the War on Terror. Among the topics explored are defense threats, drug trafficking, and border security, as well as Coast Guard personnel, training, leadership, and assets"--Provided by publisher.

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