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The tenuous balance : conventional forces in central Europe

Author: James M Garrett
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The instigation for this book was the author's doubt that the political and military confrontation in Central Europe would remain stable in a serious crisis. Uncertainty of success may deter Soviet risk-taking forty-nine years out of fifty but not in that fiftieth year if Soviet leaders should face an apparent threat to their continued hegemony in
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James M Garrett
ISBN: 9781000306231 1000306232 0429315236 9780429315237 9781000270297 1000270297 9781000234350 1000234355
OCLC Number: 1105145215
Notes: First published 1989 by Westview Press, Inc.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Preface --
The Political-Military Balance --
Strategy, Operations, Tactics: The Warsaw Pact --
Strategy, Operations, Tactics: NATO --
Ground Maneuver Forces --
Battlefield Mobility and Rear Area Security --
Conventional Firepower --
Tactical Air Power --
Logistics and Reinforcement --
Qualitative Factors: Weapons, Personnel, Training --
Command and Control --
Terrain --
The Tenuous Balance --
Mathematical Models
Responsibility: James M. Garrett.

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The instigation for this book was the author's doubt that the political and military confrontation in Central Europe would remain stable in a serious crisis. Uncertainty of success may deter Soviet risk-taking forty-nine years out of fifty but not in that fiftieth year if Soviet leaders should face an apparent threat to their continued hegemony in

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