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The Resource The Moro War : how America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913, James R. Arnold

The Moro War : how America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913, James R. Arnold

Label
The Moro War : how America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913
Title
The Moro War
Title remainder
how America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913
Statement of responsibility
James R. Arnold
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the early twentieth-century battle against Muslim insurgents in the southern Philippines, discussing the fierce debates between military supporters and peace advocates while offering insight into the challenges faced by U.S. forces and the contributions of future general John Pershing
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.9/032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS685
LC item number
.A76 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Moro War : how America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913, James R. Arnold
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-301) and index
Contents
A place called Moroland -- First contacts -- The Battle of Bayan -- The rise of Jack Pershing -- The conquest begins -- "A model administrator" -- The new governor takes charge -- Leonard Wood goes to war -- "Like rats in a trap" -- Eye of the storm -- Storm at Bud Dajo -- The end of the storm -- Tasker Bliss and the return to benign assimilation -- The problems of pacification -- "Sponge cake, coffee, cigars" -- Jungle patrols -- The return of John Pershing -- Bud Bagsak : the last battle -- A forgotten war -- The cradle of leadership
Control code
sky232651991
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
306 p.
Isbn
9781608190249
Isbn Type
(hrd.)
Lccn
2010039113
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
a1766927
Label
The Moro War : how America battled a Muslim insurgency in the Philippine jungle, 1902-1913, James R. Arnold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-301) and index
Contents
A place called Moroland -- First contacts -- The Battle of Bayan -- The rise of Jack Pershing -- The conquest begins -- "A model administrator" -- The new governor takes charge -- Leonard Wood goes to war -- "Like rats in a trap" -- Eye of the storm -- Storm at Bud Dajo -- The end of the storm -- Tasker Bliss and the return to benign assimilation -- The problems of pacification -- "Sponge cake, coffee, cigars" -- Jungle patrols -- The return of John Pershing -- Bud Bagsak : the last battle -- A forgotten war -- The cradle of leadership
Control code
sky232651991
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
306 p.
Isbn
9781608190249
Isbn Type
(hrd.)
Lccn
2010039113
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
a1766927

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