The armies of East Asia : China, Taiwan, Japan, and the Koreas. (Book, 2001) [WorldCat.org]
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The armies of East Asia : China, Taiwan, Japan, and the Koreas.

Author: Dennis Van Vranken Hickey
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This comprehensive study provides a detailed analysis of the military buildup in the East Asian countries: China, Taiwan, Japan, and North and South Korea. Hickey assesses the capabilities, strategies, intentions, and performance of each government's military in the context of the potential for regional instability and conflict. In his concluding chapter, he also explores U.S. objectives in the region and examines  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Van Vranken Hickey
ISBN: 1555879926 9781555879921
OCLC Number: 45610168
Description: ix, 273 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: U.S. interests and flashpoints of East Asia --
The Japanese military --
The Chinese military --
The Taiwanese military --
The South Korean military --
The North Korean military --
Conclusion.

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This study provides a detailed analysis of the military buildup in the East Asian countries: China, Taiwan, Japan, and North and South Korea. It assesses the capabilities, strategies, intentions, and  Read more...

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A must read for anyone interested in East Asian security. - Emerson M.S. Niou, Director of the Program in Asian Security Studies, Duke University

 
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