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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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How and why has America avoided coming to terms with the end of the Cold War era? There are troubling consequences for US fighting forces, and the fundamental question remains unanswered, in a time  Read more...

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