TITLE

Australia and the Quest for the Knowledge Edge

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Spring2002, Issue 30, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the defense forces of Australia. Features of mercenary activities of Australian armed forces as of April 1, 2002; Features of the U.S.-led revolution in military affairs of Australia; Description of the U.S.-Australian military cooperation.
ACCESSION #
10103988

 

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