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A quick and dirty guide to war : briefings on present and potential wars

Author: James F Dunnigan; Austin Bay
Publisher: New York : William Morrow and Co., ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James F Dunnigan; Austin Bay
ISBN: 0688141528 9780688141523
OCLC Number: 33948440
Description: xxvi, 690 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Iran : the mullahs' many wars --
Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and the Arabian Peninsula : ring of fire around Arabia ; Soldiers of the Queen : "mercenary" officers and NCOs ; Inside the Post-Persian Gulf War Iriaqi armed forces ; What is Saudi Arabia? --
Israel and the Middle East : babies, sheckels, ballots, and bullets ; Third World ballistic missiles --
Balkans ; Balkan irredentism : the Third Balkan War ; Greece and Bulgaria ; European tribes : the mosaic of the EEC, the mosaic of Europe ; IRA, urban guerrillas, and etrnal wars ; Nationalism, corruption in Italy, and the return of fascism ; Migrants and refugees --
Turkey : as Europe's flank begins to fray --
The Russian Empire and the "Near Abroad" --
The Maghreb aflame : Algeria and the Great War of the Western Sahara --
The Grand Sahel : bad ecology, bad politics, bad times ; The Berber question --
The heart of darkness : Zaire and Sub-Saharan Africa ; South Africa ; Other Central and Sub-Saharan African conflicts ; Tribalism and colonialism ; The French "Union" ; AIDS in Africa --
China : waiting for change, waiting for the next explosion ; Chinese boxes : an introduction to internal administration in Shanghai ; Indonesia : the Straits-jacket : East Timor, the Moluccans, Irian Java ; The Philippines : the recovering man of ASEAN ; Cambosia and the Great Indochina War ; India : local superpower or troubled Empire? ; Myanmar : Burma's bitter road --
Korea : the strange kingdom --
Border wars and cocaine cowboys : Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia ; Bolivia, Chile, and Peru : the lingering war of the Pacific ; Brazil ; Indian wars : Central America ; Cuba :!Viva Fidel! : the last days of the Castro regime --!Viva Nafta!!Viva Zapatista! : Mexico, or the Big Domino ; The United States and Canada : controlled anarchy on the North American "Island of Stability" --
America and the new age of little wars ; The United Nations and little wars ; How money runs the world --
Data and sources, 1996 edition.
Responsibility: James F. Dunnigan and Austin Bay.

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