U.S. Military Academy: Selected full-text books and articles
A Scientific Way of War: Antebellum Military Science, West Point, and the Origins of American Military Thought University of Nebraska Press, 2015
To the Point: The United States Military Academy, 1802-1902 Praeger Publishers, 1993
Preparing for Peace: Military Identity, Value Orientations, and Professional Military Education Praeger Publishers, 1999
Military Education: Past, Present, and Future Praeger, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "Sylvanus Thayer and the Ethical Instruction of Nineteenth-Century Military Officers in the United States"
The Colored Cadet at West Point: Autobiography of Lieut. Henry Ossian Flipper, U.S.A., First Graduate of Color from the U.S. Military Academy University of Nebraska Press, 1998
The Class of 1861: Custer, Ames, and Their Classmates after West Point Southern Illinois University Press, 1999
Bullies and Cowards: The West Point Hazing Scandal, 1898-1901 Greenwood Press, 2000
Forgotten Valor: The Memoirs, Journals & Civil War Letters of Orlando B. Willcox Kent State University Press, 1999PRIMARY SOURCE
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Two "West Point: 'No Gate of Heaven'"
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Righting a Historical Wrong: West Point Cadet Drummed out of School More Than a Century Ago Gets Posthumous Commission Ebony, Vol. 50, No. 12, October 1995
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