The American Soldier, Set No. 3

McBarron, H. Charles Washington, DC: Department of the Army; U.S. Government Printing Office. Includes illustrations. 10 9 by 12.75 inch pages with image size of 7 by 9.75 inches. Color illustrations. Accompanies by 12 page staple bound sheets on the American Soldier series and each image. This may have been a publication produced at the time of the Bicentennial of the American Revolution. These illustrations are full-color reproductions of paintings. This set spans the period 1775 to 1965. The dean of American Military artists, H. Charles McBarron was commissioned to create these drawings. As part of the Army Historical Program, the series depicts the American fighting en at various periods in our history, The ten images show the years or periods: 1775, 1782, 1819, 1839, 1863, 1918, 1938, 1944, 1950, and 1965--depicting the Revolutionary War, military exploration, military scouting, the Civil War, WWi, WWII, Korean War and the Vietnam War. The associated pamphlet has about a page of text on each image. Condition: Good. No dust jacket. In mailing envelop. Some edge discoloration and some wear to corners.

Keywords: Military Paintings, Military Artist, American Soldier, George Washington, Infantry Officers, Engineer Officer, Explorer, Indian Scout, Wagon Trains, Red Cross Nurse, Medical Officer, General Chaffee, Amphibious Landing, KATUSA, Pusan, Special Forces

[Book #66016]

Price: $50.00