Millett,A.R., Maslowski, P., & Feis, W.B.(2012). For the common defense: A military history of the United States from 1607 to 2012 (3rd ed.). New York, NY: Free Press.
- What factors contributed to the success of American arms in the war against Germany and Italy during World War II? Which ally contributed most to the eventual victory? Which branch of the armed services? Explain by means of specific examples.
Your response should be a minimum of 300 words.
Discuss the comparative roles of Britain, the Soviet Union, and the United States in the fight against Germany. Also, evaluate the roles of the Army, Navy, Marines, and Air Force in the defense of the United States.
Your response should be a minimum of 500 words.
Unit IV Essay
The role of the military in the United States is always impacted by the nation’s civilian leaders, by public opinion, and by available resources, including technology. For this assignment, consider the relationship of the military establishment with these other factors as you craft your essay.For this essay you must address the
1.What impact did U.S. presidential decrees and doctrines on military policy have on the structure and mission of the military during the Cold War of the 1940s?
2.Summarize the impact of technological advances pertaining to modern warfare on the role of the U.S. military’s response to the concepts of the New Look and Flexible Response policies.Your response should include an introduction and a clear discussion of the questions/topics above. Your essay should be a minimum of two
double-spaced pages. You are required to use at least one peer-reviewed source, other than your textbook. All sources used must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations and be cited per APA guidelines.
Millett,A.R., Maslowski, P., & Feis, W.B.(2012). For the common defense: A military history of the United States from 1607 to 2012 (3rd ed.). New York, NY: Free Press