TITLE

NEW TECHNOLOGY AND MILITARY POWER: GENERAL PURPOSE MILITARY FORCES FOR THE 1980s AND BEYOND

AUTHOR(S)
Pierre, Andrew J.; Despard, Lucy Edwards
PUB. DATE
December 1979
SOURCE
Foreign Affairs;Winter79/80, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p419
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section provides an overview of the book New Technology and Military Power: General Purpose Military Forces for the 1980s and Beyond, by Seymour J. Deitchman.
ACCESSION #
17044492

 

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