The Big Picture
Materiel ReadinessStreaming Video - 2011
This episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series explores the value of material readiness in the U.S. Army. This program from the National Archives and Records Administration compares the relatively simple military needs of the Revolutionary War with the complex logistical operations of a modern army in the second half of the 20th century. Viewers will gain a deeper understanding of the needs of the modern army, from what the troops need to the tests of conflict.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2008
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) :,sd., col
Alternative Title: Materiel Readiness