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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
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"This chronicle of the Coast Guard's contributions ... Read More
Subject: United States. Coast Guard > History.
Coastal surveillance > United States > History.

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The United States Coast Guard and National Defense : A History from World War I to the Present
The United States Coast Guard and National Defense : A History from World War I to the Present
by Ostrom, Thomas P.
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The United States Coast Guard and National Defense : A History from World War I to the Present

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Foreword   Gary M. Thomas, USCGp. 1
Prefacep. 3
Introductionp. 5
1The Coast Guard: 1790 to World War Ip. 11
2World War II on Land, Sea and Airp. 20
3Korea: The Forgotten Cold War Conflictp. 32
4The Cold War from America to Vietnamp. 42
5Logistics and Tactics in Indochinap. 54
6Cold War, Terror and Interdictionp. 65
7National Defense on the Great Lakesp. 85
8Natural Disasters and the War on Terrorp. 101
9Coast Guard Aviation and National Defensep. 117
10Homeland Securityp. 128
11The Coast Guard in Kosovo, Iraq, and the Persian Gulfp. 138
12Port Security, Pirates and Commandosp. 150
13Budgets, Assets, Missions and Trainingp. 164
14The Arctic and National Securityp. 173
15The Coast Guard Heritagep. 181
Appendix ATeam Coast Guard and Commandants to 1990p. 191
Appendix BTeam Coast Guard and Commandants, 1990 to 2010p. 203
Appendix CAlways Ready: Coast Guard Personnelp. 219
Chapter Notesp. 229
Bibliographyp. 244
Indexp. 255

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