The January 2017 revision of the U.S. Army Armor School reading list

(source) Recommended reading for professional development. [Tom's note: there are a few other selections on this list which I wasn't able to find in amazon; please see the 'source' link for the complete list.]

This revision

Profession of arms

Book cover for George Washington and the American Military Tradition

Book cover for American Civil-Military Relations: The Soldier and the State in a New Era

Institutional development

Book cover for On Armor (Military Profession)

Book cover for Camp Colt to Desert Storm: The History of U.S. Armored Forces

Book cover for To Fight or Not to Fight?: Organizational and Doctrinal Trends in Mounted Maneuver Reconnaissance from the Interwar Years to Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Book cover for Scouts Out! The Development of Reconnaissance Units in Modern Armies

Book cover for Mobility, Shock, and Firepower: The Emergence of US Army's Armor Branch 1917-1945

Book cover for Supplying War: Logistics from Wallenstein to Patton

Book cover for The Tank Debate: Armour and the Anglo-American Military Tradition

Book cover for Back to Basics: A Study of the Second Lebanon War and Operation CAST LEAD

Platform development

Book cover for Fast Tanks and Heavy Bombers: Innovation in the U.S. Army, 1917-1945

Book cover for King of the Killing Zone: The Story of the M-1, America's Super Tank

Book cover for The Bradley and How It Got That Way: Technology, Institutions, and the Problem of Mechanized Infantry in the United States Army

Book cover for From Transformation to Combat: The First Stryker Brigade at War

Combat operations

Book cover for The Defense of Hill 781

Book cover for Treat 'Em Rough!: The Birth of American Armor, 1917-20

Book cover for Steeds of Steel: A History of American Mechanized Cavalry in World War II

Book cover for Rolling Thunder against the Rising Sun: The Combat History of U.S. Army Tank Battalions in the Pacific in WWII

Book cover for Mounted Combat in Vietnam

Book cover for Between the Rivers: Combat Action in Iraq, 2003-2005

Book cover for In Contact!: Case Studies from the Long War (Volume I)

Book cover for Vanguard of Valor – Small Unit Actions in Afghanistan

Book cover for Vanguard of Valor Volume II: Small Unit Actions in Afghanistan

Book cover for Thunder Run: The Armored Strike to Capture Baghdad

Book cover for Breaking the Mold: Tanks in the Cities

Book cover for Danger's Dragoons

Danger's Dragoons

Colonel (Retired) William C. Haponski

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Book cover for Cavalry Regiments of the U S Army

Book cover for The Road to Safwan: The 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry in the 1991 Persian Gulf War