APPENDIX C

PROFESSIONAL READING PROGRAM


All officers should be engaged in a professional reading program. This program should include history. The following reading list includes military medical history, which is usually absent from most other military reading lists. This reading list is a consolidation of selected titles from the MQS II reading list and the AMEDD MQS II reading list for lieutenants and captains. It also contains recommendations of books which may be of particular interest to officers in the various corps of the AMEDD.

   * Indicates a book on the MQS II reading list for lieutenants
  ** Indicates a book on the MQS II reading list for list for lieutenants and captains
 *** Indicates a book on the MQS II reading list for captains
**** Indicates a book on the AMEDD MQS II reading list for lieutenants and captains

Ackerknecht, Erwin H.
A Short History of Medicine, Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982

Adams, George Washington
Doctors in Blue, New York: Collier, 1961***

Aker, Frank
October 1973: The Arab Israeli War, Hamden, CT: Shoe String Press, 1985*

Ambrose, Stephen E.
Eisenhower: The President, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1984*

Appleman, Roy E.
East of Chosin: Entrapment and Breakout in Korea, 1950, College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1987***

Barnett, Corelli
The Swordbearers: Supreme Command in the First World War, Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1975*

Bayne-Jones, Stanhope
The Evolution of Preventive Medicine in the United States Army, 1606-1939, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1968****

Beebe, Gilbert W., and Michael E. DeBakey
Battle Casualties: Incidence, Mortality, and Logistic Considerations, Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas Publisher, 1952****

Blair, Clay
Korea: The Forgotten War, New York: Times Books, 1987*

Blanco, Richard L.
Wellington's Surgeon General: Sir James McGregor, Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1974****

Blumenson, Martin
The Patton Papers, Hughton and Mifflin Company, Vol. 1, 1972, Vol 2, 1974 Braestrup, Peter Big Story: How the American Press and Television Reported and lnterpreted the Crisis of Tet 1968 in Vietnam and Washington, Westview Press, 1983**

Brodie, Bernard and Fawn M.
From Crossbow to H-Bomb, Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1973**

Caputo, Philip
A Rumor of War, New York: Ballantine Books, 1978**

Catton, Bruce
A Stillness at Appomattox, Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1953*

Clayton, James D.
A Time for Giants: The Politics of High Command in WWII, Franklin Waits, 1987***

Clayton, James D.
The Years of MacArthur: Triumph and Disaster 1945-1964 (volume 3), Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985*

Collins, Arthur S. Jr.
Common Sense Training: A Working Philosophy for Leaders, Novato, CA: Presido Press, 1979**

Cook, John L.
Dust Off, New York: Bantam Books, 1988

Cosmos, Graham
An Army for Empire, The United States Army in the Spanish-American War, University of Missouri Press, 1971*

Cowdery, Albert E.
The Medics' War, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1987

Creveld, Martin Van
Command in War, Harvard University Press, 1985**

Creveld, Martin Van
Supplying War: Logistics from Wellington to Patton, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1979**

Creveld, Martin Van
Technology in War: From 2000 B.C. to the Present, New York: Free Press, 1988**

Cunningham, Horace H.
Doctors in Grey: The Confederate Medical Service, Magnolia, MA: Peter Smith Publisher, 1958****

DeMillie, Nelson
Word of Honor, New York: Warner Books, 1985***

Dorland, Peter, and James Nanny
Dustoff: Army Aeromedical Evacuation in Vietnam, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982

Doughty, Robert
Seeds of Disaster: Development of French Doctrine 1919-1939, Archer Books, 1985**

Downs, Frederick
The Killing Zone: My Life in the Vietnam War, New York: Berkley Publishing Group, 1987**

Duffy, John
From Humors to Medical Science, 2d edition, Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1993

Duncan, Louis C.
The Medical Department of the United States Army in the Civil War (reprint), Gaithersburg, MD: Butternut Press, 1985

Depuy, R. E., and Trevor Dupuy
Brave Men and Great Captains, Hero Books, 1984*

Fall , Bernard
Hell in a Very Small Place, New York: J.B. Lippencott Company, 1963*

Fall , Bernard
Street Without Joy, New York: Schocken Books, 1972**

Fehrenback, T. R.
This Kind of War: A Study in Unpreparedness, New York: MacMillian Company, 1963

Fishbein, Morris (editor)
Doctors at War (reproduction of 1945 edition), New York: Arno Press.****

Flanagan, E. M. Jr.
The Los Banos Raid: The 11th Airborne Jumps at Dawn, Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1986***

Forester, C. S.
The General (1936 reprint), Nautical and Aviation Books, 1982*

Foster, Gaines M.
The Demands of Humanity: Army Medical Disaster Relief, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983

Freedman, Dan, and Jacqueline Rhoads
Nurses in Vietnam: The Forgotten Veterans, Austin, TX: Texas Monthly Press, 1987

Fuller, J. F. C.
Generalship -- Its Diseases and Their Cure: A Study of the Personal Factor in Command (reprint of 1936 edition), Ft. Leavenworth, KS: U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 1987***

Gabriel, Richard A., and Paul L. Savage
Crisis in Command: Mismanagement in the Army, New York: Hill and Lang, 1978***

Gilett, Mary C.
The Army Medical Department 1775-1818, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981***

Gilett, Mary C.
The Army Medical Department 1818-1865, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1987

Gilett, Mary C.
The Army Medical Department 1865-1917, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1994

Glasser, Ronald J.
365 Days, New York: George Braziller, 1980

Goulden, Joseph C.
Korea: The Untold Story of the War, New York: Times Books, 1982*

Grant, Ulysses S.
Personal Memoirs (2 volumes, 1894; reprinted 2-volumes-in-1), New York: AMS Press, 1978*

Griffith, Paddy
Battle Tactics of the Civil War, New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1989

Halberstram, David
One Very Hot Day, New York: Warner Books, 1984*

Hapgood, David, and David Richardson
Monte Cassino, St. Martins Press, 1984*

Hardaway, Robert M.
Care of the Wounded in Vietnam, Manhattan, KS: Sunflower University Press, 1988

Harvard Nuclear Study Group
Living With Nuclear Weapons, Harvard University Press, 1983*

Heller, Charles E., and William A. Strofft (editors)
America's First Battles 1776-1965, Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1986**

Hemingway, Ernest
For Whom the Bell Tolls, New York: Scribner, 1940*

Horne, Alistair
A Savage War of Peace: Algeria 1954-1962, New York: Viking, 1977***

Hume, Edgar Erskine
Victories of Army Medicine, Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1943****

Huston, James A.
The Sinews of War: Army Logistics 1775-1953, Army Historical Series, Washington, D.C.: Office of the Chief of Military History, U.S. Army, 1966. CMH Pub 30-4*

Jeffcott, George F. (editor)
Dental Services in World War II, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1955

Jopling, Lucy Wilson
Warrior in White, San Antonio, TX: The Watercress Press, 1990

Karsten, Peter
Law, Soldiers, and Combat, Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1978

Keegan,John
The Face of Battle, New York: Penguin Books, 1983**

Keegan, John
The Mask of Command, New York: Viking, 1987***

Kendrick, Douglas B. (editor)
Blood Program in World War II, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1964

Kerpinevich, Andrew F.
The Army and Vietnam, Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1986***

Lang, Daniel
Casualties of War, New York: McGraw Hill, 1968***

Larteguy, Jean
The Centurians, E. P. Dutton and Company, 1962*

Lee, Harriet S., and Myra L. McDaniel (editors)
Army Medical Specialists Corps, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1968

Lewis, Lloyd
Sherman: Fighting Prophet, New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1982*

Linderman, Gerald F.
Embattled Courage: The Experience of Combat in the American Civil War, New York: Free Press, 1988**

Luvaas, Jay
The Military Legacy of the Civil War (reprint, paperback edition), Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1988

MacDonald, Charles B.
Company Commander, New York: Bantam Books, 1984**

MacDonald, Charles B.
A Time For Trumpets: The Untold Story of the Battle of the Bulge, New York: Bantam Books, 1985*

MacDonald, Charles B., and Sidney T. Mathews
Three Battles: Arnavile, Altuzzo, and Schmidt, Washington, D.C.: Office of the Chief of Military History, Department of the Army, 1952*

MacDonald, Lyn
Somme, London: Michael Joseph, 1983***

MacGregor, Morris J.
Integration of the Armed Forces 1940-1965, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981

MacNiell, William H.
The Pursuit of Power: Technology, Armed Force and Society Since 1000 A.D., Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982****

Mahon, John K.
History of the Militia and the National Guard, New York: Collier MacMillan, 1963**

Major, R. H.
Fatal Partners: War and Disease, New York: Doubleday, 1941****

Marshall, Samuel Lyman Atwood
Ambush: The Battle of Dau Tieng, Nashville, TN: Battery Press, 1983****

Marshall, Samuel Lyman Atwood
Men Against Fire: The Problem of Battle Command in Future War (1947 reprint), Gloucester, MA: Peter Smith, 1978*

Marshall, Samuel Lyman Atwood
The Armed Forces Officer, DA Pamphlet 600-2*

Marshall, Samuel Lyman Atwood
The River and Gauntlet (1953 reprint), Chicago: Time-Life Books, 1982**

Mason, Robert
Chickenhawk, New York: Penguin Books, 1983***

Masters, John
The Road Past Mandalay: A Personal Narrative, New York: Harper and Brothers, 1961***

Maxwell, W. Q.
Lincoln's Fifth Wheel, New York: Longman, Inc., 1956****

McDonough, James R.
The Defense of Hill 781, Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1988**

McDonough, James R.
Platoon Leader, Novato, CA: Presidio Press 1985**

McPherson, James M.
Battle Cry of Freedom, New York: Oxford University Press, 1988

Meyer, John G. Jr.
Company Command: The Bottom Line, Washington, D.C.: National Defense University Press, 1990

Miller, Everett B.
U.S. Army Veterinary Service in World War II, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1961

Miller, John Grider
The Bridge at Dong Ha, Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1989

Millet, Allan R., and Peter Maslowski
For the Common Defense: A Military History of the United States of America, New York: MacMillian Company, 1984**

Myrer, Anton
Once an Eagle, New York: Rhinehart and Winston, 1963**

National Defense University Press
Military Ethics: Reflections on Principles--the Profession of Arms, Military Leadership, Ethical Practices, War and Morality, Educating the Citizen Soldier, Washington, D.C.: National Defense University Press, 1987***

Neel, Sprugeon
Medical Support of the U.S. Army in Vietnam 1965-1970, Washington D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1973****

Newman, Aubrey S.
Follow Me--The Human Element in Leadership, Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1981

Newman, Aubrey S.
What Are Generals Made Of? Novato CA: Presidio Press, 1987

O'Brien, R. Edward
With Geronomo Across Europe, 101st Airborne Association, 1991

O'Brien, William V.
The Conduct of a Just and Limited War, New York: Praeger, 1983**

Palmer, Bruce J.
The 25 Year War: America's Military Role in Vietnam, University Press Kentucky, 1984**

Parrish, John A.
12, 20, & 5: A Doctor's Year in Vietnam, New York: Bantam Books, 1986

Peers, William
The My Lai Inquiry, New York: Norton, 1979*

Perrett, Bryan
Desert Warfare: From Its Roman Origins to the Gulf Conflict, Great Britain: Patrick Stevens Limited, 1988

Pike, Douglas
PAVN: People's Army of Vietnam, Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1986***

Pogue, Forrest C.
George Marshall: Education of a General 1880-1939 (edited by Gordon Harrison), New York: Viking Press, 1963***

Preston, Richard Arthur, Sidney F. Wise, and Herman 0. Werner
Men in Arms: A History of Warfare and Its Interrelationships with Western Society, New York: Holt, Rhinehart, and Winston, 1979***

Race, Jeffery
War Comes to Long An: Revolutionary Conflict in a Vietnam Province, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1972**

Richardson, Robert G.
Larrey: Surgeon to Napoleon's Imperial Guard, New York: Transatlantic, 1975****

Rommel, Irwin
Attack, Vienna, VA: Athena Press, 1979**

Ryan, Cornelius
A Bridge Too Far, New York: Pocket Books, 1984**

Ryan, Cornelius
The Longest Day, New York: Pocket Books, 1984**

Sajer, Guy
The Forgotten Soldier, Elmsford, NY: Pergamon Press, 1976**

Sassoon, Siegfried Lorraine
Memoirs of an Infantry Officer, Winchester, MA: Faber and Faber, 1965***

Shaara, Michaeal
Killer Angels, New York: Ballantine Books, 1976*

Sharpe, George
Brothers in Blood: A Battalion Surgeon in the South Pacific, Austin, TX: Diamond Press, 1989

Sheehan, Niel
The Arnhieter Affair, New York: Random House, 1972***

Slim, Field Marshall Sir William
Defeat Into Victory, New York: MacKay, 1961; London, Papaermac, 1986***

Solzhenitsyn, Alexander
August 1914, New York: Strauss and Giroux, 1972*

Smith, Clarence McKittrick
The Medical Department: Hospitalization and Evacuation, Zone of Interior, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1956

Smith, Dale C.
"Military Medicine," Encyclopedia of the American Military, Volume III, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1994, pp 1575-1625

Spector, Ronald
Eagle Against the Sun: The American War with Japan, New York: Random House, 1985**

Stone, James H.
Crisis Fleeting: Original Reports on Military Medicine in India and Burma, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1969****

Summers, Harry G. Jr.
On Strategy: The Vietnam War in Context, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983**

Swinton, Ernest D.
The Defense of Duffers Drift, Garden Park, NY: Avery Publishing Group, 1986**

Terry, Wallace
Bloods: An Oral History of the Vietnam War by Black Veterans, New York: Random House,1984*

Thorpe, George C.
Pure Logistics, Washington, D.C.: National Defense University Press, 1986***

Ulrich, Laurel T.
A Midwife's Tale, New York: Vintage Books, 1990

Van Devanter, Lynda
Home Before Morning: The Story of an Army Nurse in Vietnam, New York: Warner Books,1984

Vedder, James S.
Surgeon on Iwo--Up Front With the 27th Marines, Navato, CA; Presidio Press, 1984

Wakin, Malham M. (editor)
War, Mobility, and the Military Profession, Boulder, CT: Westview Press, 1986***

Walker, Keith
A Piece of My Heart: The Stories of Twenty-Six American Women Who Served in Vietnam, Navato, CA: Presidio Press, 1985

Webb, James H.
Fields of Fire, New York: Bantam Books, 1979***

Weigley, Russell F.
The American Way of War: A History of U.S. Military Strategy and Policy, Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1977**

Westover, John G.
Combat Support in Korea, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1987

Williams, Denny
To The Angels, San Francisco: Denson Press, 1985****

Wiltse, Charles M.
The Medical Department: Medical Services in the Mediterranean and Minor Theaters, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1966

Wiltse, Charles M.
Medical Supply in World War II, Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1968

Winston, Keith
V-Mail: Letters of a World War II Combat Medic, Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books, 1985

Wood, W. J.
Leaders and Battles: The Art of Military Leadership, Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1984*

Woodham-Smith, Cecil B.
Florence Nightingale, London: Penguin Books, 1955****

Wouk, Herman
The Caine Mutiny (paperback edition), New York: Pocket Books, 1983**