ARMY Magazine January 2008 

Volume 58, Number 1

Listed below are selected articles and features of our January 2008 issue. To read all the articles in ARMY Magazine, join AUSA and get a subscription as part of your membership.

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 Selected Features

Army Aviation: Supporting the Soldier
By Paul Bogosian
Supporting the warfighter remains its top priority as Army Aviation modernizes the current fleet and procures new aircraft.

Army Modernization in an Era of Persistent Conflict
By Lt. Gen. Stephen M. Speakes and Col. Gregory M. Martin
Four points guide the Army in its continuous modernization, an imperative to remain the preeminent landpower in a period of protracted conflict.

Taking It to the Streets
By Scott R. Gourley
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency organized and conducted Urban Challenge, its third competition for robotic platforms, in a mock city environment.

CompanyCommand—Building Combat-Ready Teams: Leading our Soldiers After They Lose One of Their Own
Platoon leaders suggest ways to help soldiers deal with the grief and anger that follow the death of a comrade in combat, and stress the need for compassion as well as action.



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Historically Speaking


Imagining Future War: The West’s Technological Revolution and Visions of Wars to Come, 1880–1914
Antulio J. Echevarria II

Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable?
James B. Wood

The Most Noble Adventure: The Marshall Plan and the Time When America Helped Save Europe
Greg Behrman

House to House: An Epic Memoir of War
SSgt. David Bellavia with John R. Bruning

War Made New: Technology, Warfare, and the Course of History, 1500 to Today
Max Boot

Stonewall Jackson: A Biography
Donald A. Davis

Homeward Bound: American Veterans Return from War
Richard H. Taylor with Sandra Wright Taylor

West Point: An Inside Look at The Long Gray Line
Roger Charles Miller and Linda Foster

The Old Guard in 1898: A Short History of the Third United States Infantry Regiment
Richard M. Lytle

Images des Américains dans la Grande Guerre

The Veteran’s PTSD Handbook: How to File and Collect on Claims for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
John D. Roche