Twenty retired military officers, academics, and historians contribute 27 essays tracing the history of the U.S. Marine Corps through the service of 27 commandants serving the Marine Corps between 1775 and 1983. Each essay describes the personality of the featured commandant, while also assessing the subject's performance and his historical signifiUSMC, Manual for Drummers and Trumpeters (U.S. Marine Corps, 1935). 7. Bevan G. Cass, ed., History of the Sixth Marine Division (Washington, D.C.: Infantry Journal Press, 1948). 8. ... Remarks at change of command ceremony. 13 .
|Title||:||Commandants of the Marine Corps|
|Author||:||Allan Reed Millett, Jack Shulimson|
|Publisher||:||Naval Institute Press - 2004-01|