Bodies for battle : US Army physical culture and systematic training, 1885-1957 /

"War is physical. In combat, fortune favors the soldier in better condition. Superior conditioning enables troops to fight longer and harder, to move farther and faster, to carry heavier loads and endure greater hardship. These relative advantages can be the difference between life and death, v...

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Author / Creator: Gatzemeyer, Garrett (Author)
Author / Contributor:Gatzemeyer, Garrett,
Format: eBook
Imprint: La Vergne : University Press of Kansas, [2021]
Series:Modern war studies.
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