Maneuver Center of Excellence Libraries
MCoE HQ Donovan Research Library

 

 

 

MCoE HQ Donovan Research Library, 7533 Holtz St., Building 70, Suite 1025, Fort Benning, GA 31905

  • HOURS: 0800 to 1700, Monday-Thursday; 0800 to 1500 Fridays; closed weekends, training holidays and federal holidays.
  • COMM: 706-545-5661; DSN: 835-5661; FAX: 706-545-8590
  • WEB: http://www.benning.army.mil/library
  • EMAIL: usarmy.benning.mcoe.mbx.donovan-ref-desk@mail.mil
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QUICK LINKS

Bibliography: Selected Titles from the Maneuver Self Study Reading List. This list is not final. Information may be updated weekly. To access the MSSP Web site, click on: http://www.benning.army.mil/mssp/.

Professional Reading List: US Army Chief of Staff

E-article: "Adaptation and Impact: Mounted Combat in Vietnam" by Lewis Sorley. An article orginally published in Camp Colt to Desert Storm: the history of U.S. Armored Forces, edited by George F. Hoffman and Donn A. Starry, dated 1999. Posted on Web site with permission from the The University Press of Kentucky.

E-article: "Combined Arms" by General Donn A. Starry. Armor Magazine, September-October 1978 issue. Posted on Web site with permission from the Armor Magazine editor.

E-article: "Fit for Life, Fit for War: Reflections on the Warrior Ethos" - by Stephen Muse, PH.D. Infantry Magazine, March-April 2005 issue. Posted on Web site with permission from the Infantry Magazine editor.

E-article: "Train 'Em How You Want 'Em to Fight!": Five Principles for Nuturing Initiative Before You Get to Combat" - by MAJ Chad Foster. Infantry Magazine, August-December 2009 issue. Posted on Web site with permission from the Infantry Magazine editor.

E-book: "American Military History Volume 1: The United States Army and the Forging of a Nation, 1775-1917", 2nd Edition (2009). Posted on Web site with permission from the Center of Military History and GPO.

E-book: "American Military History Volume 2: The United States Army in a Global Era, 1917-2008", 2nd Edition (2009). Posted on Web site with permission from the Center of Military History and GPO.

E-book: "An Oral History of General Donn A. Starry, edited by Dr. Lewis Sorley. Oral history is part of the Senior Officer Oral History Program. Posted on Web site with permission from the United States Army Military History Institute.

E-book: "Armor In Battle" published in March 1986 by the Leadership Branch, Leadership and Training Division, Command and Staff Department, US Army Armor School, Fort Knox, KY. Hardcopy is available at the MCoE HQ Donovan Research Library.

E-book: "Armor In Battle II: Special Edition for the Armored Force, 75th Anniversary" digital version completed December 2015 by the US Army Armor School, Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCoE), Fort Benning, GA, Robert S. Cameron, Ph.D, Editor. Hardcopy will be available at a later date. Posted on Web site with special permission by the Armor School Commandant.

E-book: "Battle Leadership: some personal experiences of a junior officer of the German Army with observations on battle tactics and the psychological reactions of troops in campaign", by Captain Adolf Von Schell, Staff Corps, German Army, 1933 Edition. Printed by The Benning Herald, Fort Benning-Columbus, GA.

E-book: "Big Five Lessons for Today and Tomorrow" - by COL David C. Trybula, USA. Institute for Defense Analyses, May 2012, IDA Paper NS P-4889. Posted on Web site with permission from the IDA staff.

E-book: "Capabilities Development and Systems Acquisition Management 2013 Executive Primer", February 2013, version 18.0. Posted on Web site with permission from the Army Force Management School (AFMS) staff.

E-book: "Chickamauga Staff Ride Briefing Book - October 2003". Produced by The Office of Army Reserve History. Posted on Web site with special permission from Lee S. Harford Jr., Ph.D, Director of History, Headquarters, Army Reserve, Fort Bragg, NC.

E-book: "Hammer down: The battle for the Watapur Valley, 2011". by Ryan D. Wadle, Ph.D., US Army Combat Studies Institute, Combat Studies Institute Press, US Army Combined Arms Center, Fort Leavenworth, KS.

E-book: "How the Army Runs: A Senior Leader Reference Handbook 2011-2012", 28th Edition. Chapter updates can be found at: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/usawc/dclm/htar.cfm. Posted on Web site with permission from the US Army War College.

E-book: "Infantry In Battle - 1939" by Infantry Journal Incorporated, Washington, D.C. This publication is on the United States Army Combined Arms Center CSI Publications Web site. Hardcopy is available at the MCoE HQ Donovan Research Library.

E-book: "Infantry In Battle: From Somalia to the Global War on Terror" by the US Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, GA, Joanie Horton, Editor. Posted on Web site with special permission by the Commanding General.

E-book: "Maneuver Force in Battle 2005-2012" by the US Army Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCoE), Fort Benning, GA, Joanie Horton, Editor. Posted on Web site with special permission by the Commanding General.

E-book: "My Clan Against the World: US and Coalition Forces in Somalia, 1992-1994". by Robert Baumann and Lawrence Yates, with Versalle Washington, US Army Combat Studies Institute, Combat Studies Institute Press, US Army Combined Arms Center, Fort Leavenworth, KS.

E-book: "Passing It On: Fighting the Pushtun on the Afghan Frontier" by General Sir Andrew Skeen with Lester W. Grau and Robert H. Baer, Editors. Posted on Web site with special permission by the editors.

E-book: "Wanat: Combat Action in Afghanistan, 2008". Produced by The Staff of the US Army Combat Studies Institute, Combat Studies Institute Press, US Army Combined Arms Center, Fort Leavenworth, KS.

E-book: " We were caught unprepared: the 2006 Hezbollah-Israeli War" by Matt M. Matthews. This publication is on the United States Army Combined Arms Center CSI Publications Web site. Hardcopy is available at the MCoE HQ Donovan Research Library.

E-paper: "21st Century Soldier: Good Samaritan or Spartan?" by COL Francis B. Burns. Written in February 2009 at the Naval War College. Posted on Web site with permission from the author.

E-paper: "Battle of 73 Easting" by CPT H.R. McMaster, Eagle Troop, Second Squadron, Second Armored Cavalry Regiment (During the war with Iraq on February 26, 1991). Posted on Web site with special permission by the author, LTG H.R. McMaster.

E-presentation: "Changing Minds in the Army: Why is it so difficult" slide deck by Leonard Wong from the United States Army War College. Posted on Web site with special permission by the author.

 

 

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