TITLE

U.S. DEFENSE MOBILIZATION INFRASTRUCTURE

AUTHOR(S)
Pierre, Andrew J.; Despard, Lucy Edwards
PUB. DATE
September 1983
SOURCE
Foreign Affairs;Fall1983, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p213
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section presents an overview of the book U.S. Defense Mobilization Infrastructure, edited by Robert L. Pfaltzgraff Jr.
ACCESSION #
16997272

 

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