Place_Pub: Fort Leavenworth, KS: U.S. Army Command, . First? Edition. First? Printing. 25 cm, 131, wraps, illus., notes, bibliography, slight wear and soiling to covers, marker name on front cover. The 1976 edition of Field Manual 100-5, Operations, presented a new military doctrine for the U.S. Army as it emerged from the Vietnam War and faced the buildup of Soviet forces threatening Western Europe. The 1976 edition of FM 100-5 introduced the terms "active defense" and "air-land battle" and recognized the total interdependency of the Army and Air Force. Condition: very good.
Keywords: FM 100-5, Military Doctrine, Military Manuals, TRADOC, Air-Land Battle, Hamilton Howze, Vietnam War, William DePuy, Fort Leavenworth