Biographies & Memoirs
Works About West Point
For Section II,
The Antebellum Army
For Section III,
Civil War & Reconstruction
For Section IV,
An Army for the Nation
For Section V,
America In the Great War
American National Biography. Ed. John A. Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. 24 vols.
New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999.
Boyer, Paul S., ed. The Oxford Companion to United States History. Oxford and
New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.
Chambers, John Whiteclay II, ed. The Oxford Companion to American Military
History. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.
Cullum, George W. Biographical Register of the Officers and Graduates of U.S.
Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. Cambridge, Ma: Riverside Press, 1900, and
Dupuy, R. Ernest, and Trevor N. Dupuy. The Encyclopedia of Military History,
from 3500 B.C. to the Present. New York and Evanston: Harper & Row, 1970.
Esposito, Vincent J., ed. The West Point Atlas of American Wars. 2 vols. New
York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1959.
Goetzmann, William H., and Glyndwr Williams. The Atlas of North American
Exploration, from the Norse Voyages to the Race to the Pole. New York: Prentice
Hall General Reference, 1992.
Heitman, Francis B. Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States
Army, from Its Organization, September 29, 1789, to March 2, 1903. 2 vols.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1903.
Higham, Robin, and Donald J. Mrozek, eds. A Guide to the Sources of United
States Military History and Supplements I, II, III, IV. Hamden Conn.: Archon
Jessup, John E., and Louise B. Ketz, eds. Encyclopedia of the American
Military: Studies of the History, Traditions, Policies, Institutions, and Roles of
the Armed Forces in War and Peace. 3 vols. New York: Charles Scribners Sons,
Kuehne, Richard E., and Michael J. McAfee. The West Point Museum: A Guide to the
Collections. Ed. Robert A. Doughty. West Point N.Y.: Associate of Graduates, Class
of 1932; United States Military Academy, 1987.
Lee, Antoinette, and Harold Skramstad. A Biographical Dictionary of American
Civil Engineers. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers, 1972.
Purcell, L. Edward, and Sarah J. Purcell. Encyclopedia of Battles in North America,
15171916. New York: Checkmark Books, 2000.
Roysden, Christine, and Linda A. Khatri. American Engineers of the Nineteenth
Century: A Biographical Index. New York and London: Garland, 1978.
Shrader, Charles Reginald, ed. Reference Guide to United States Military History.
5 vols. New York: Facts On File, 1993.
. U.S. Military Logistics, 16071991: A Research Guide.
New York: Greenwood Press, 1992.
Spiller, Roger J., Joseph G. Dawson III, and T. Harry Williams, eds. Dictionary of
American Military Biography. 3 vols. Westport, Conn., and London: Greenwood Press,
Websters American Military Biographies. Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam,
Who Was Who in American HistoryScience and Technology. Chicago: Marquis
Whos Who, 1975.
Who Was Who in American HistoryThe Military. Chicago: Marquis Whos
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