As part of its support mission, the Engineer Topographic Laboratories maintained volumes of historical information on climate and ... and planners of battlefield maneuvers a detailed analysis of a countrya#39;s terrain, hydrologic features, and infrastructure. ... availability of construction materials; and drop zones, high ground, and landing beaches for troops and equipment. ... Sensing Field Guide, Desert be reproduced as a Marine Corps manual and issued to all the company commanders.
|Title||:||Supporting the troops: The United States Army Corps of Engineers in the Persian Gulf War|
|Author||:||Janet A. McDonnell, United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Office of History|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office -|