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Fortress America : the American military and the consequences of peace

Author: William Greider
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author shows that the military has not adapted to the end of the Cold War and that it "has come to resemble a starving man whose body has begun to feed upon itself."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Greider, William.
Fortress America.
New York : PublicAffairs, ©1998
(OCoLC)652102563
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Greider
ISBN: 1891620096 9781891620096
OCLC Number: 39677744
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xix, 202 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. Virtual Tanks --
2. "Built to Fight" --
3. Red Flags over Nevada --
4. Bridge to the 21st Century --
5. "Cashing In, Cashing Out" --
6. Going Global --
7. The End of the Line --
8. The Future of War --
9. Other Voices --
10. "No Justice, No Peace."
Responsibility: William Greider.

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The author shows that the military has not adapted to the end of the Cold War and that it "has come to resemble a starving man whose body has begun to feed upon itself."--Jacket.

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