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United States Army in World War II. the War Department: Strategic Planning for Coalition Warfare, 1941-1942
United States Army in World War II. the War Department: Strategic Planning for Coalition Warfare, 1941-1942
By Maurice Matloff and Edwin M. Snell
Department of the Army, Office of the Chief of Military History, 1953, 454 pp

This third volume in the subseries dealing with the War Department is a study of the evolution of American strategy and planning through the end of December 1942. Of particular interest in showing the interplay of contrasting positions and views as the United States settled into the conflict.