156 - *CANCELLED* The American Way of War
July 25 - July 28
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Cost - $40.00
A selective journey through American Military History aimed at understanding how Americans have thought about and prepared for, or have not prepared for, warfare throughout our history. *Campus is closed Monday, July 24th in celebration of Pioneer Day- no classes will be held.
Course Instructor: Jeffery Bateman served in the U.S. Air Force for 32 years, retiring as a colonel in 2010. A graduate of the University of Washington, he holds an MA in History from Utah State University and an MS in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College.
His work has been published in peer-reviewed journals, including the Utah Historical Quarterly, Airpower History, and the U.S. Army War College Press. Jeff has won more than twenty awards for his short prose and poetry, most recently the League of Utah Writer’s Gold Quill Award. He is a recipient of the W. Mont Timmons Prize for Outstanding Writing in Utah History.
Jeff teaches courses in American History at Utah State University.
He is the author of On the Death Beat, forthcoming in 2017, Grey Gecko Press, and co-author of No Peace with the Dawn: A Novel of the Great War, Bonneville Books. Jeff lives on a mini-farm in the Wasatch foothills, where horses, gardening, and playing the bass fill the time he isn’t writing or teaching.