TITLE

DISPATCHES

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Military History;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates on the military. Great Britain's Royal Mail issued a set of commemorative first-class stamps to mark the 90th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele, also known as (aka) Third Ypres, in Belgium. The nonprofit U.S. Navy Memorial has debuted an online TV network featuring archival footage and modern-day video clips of the Navy's operations. The National Archives outline a Cold War program run by the Army Chemical Corps that considered the use of radiological weapons, aka dirty bombs, to contaminate enemy territory.
ACCESSION #
28099911

 

Related Articles

  • CIA: The World Factbook: Germany.  // CIA World Fact Book;2006, p94 

    The article presents an encyclopedia entry about Germany. With the advent of the Cold War, two German states were formed in 1949: the western Federal Republic of Germany and the eastern German Democratic Republic. As Europe's largest economy and second most populous nation, Germany remains a key...

  • Human rights and the allocation of foreign aid: A cross-national analysis of the last years of the Cold War, 1980–1989 Gomez, SimonPeter // Social Science Journal;2007, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p275 

    Abstract: Studies of conflict behavior show that states act differently based on changes in the global system. However, studies of other types of foreign policy behavior, such as aid allocation, have neglected to focus on similar system effects. This study is among the first to look at the...

  • Tank Regiment nears Whitehall.  // British Heritage;Feb/Mar2000, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p17 

    Reports on plans to build a memorial to the British Army's Royal Tank Regiment in London, England. Background on the tank regiment's history of serving with distinction during wars; Contact information.

  • The U.S. Policy toward Middle East in the Post-Cold War Era. Ahmadov, Ramin // Alternatives: Turkish Journal of International Relations;Spring/Summer2005, Vol. 4 Issue 1/2, p138 

    This article presents a paper to discuss the United States¿ physical and ideological presence in the Middle East since the end of the Cold War. It is argued that the U.S. Middle East policies are in serious crises and need to be re-formulated if any efficiency is wanted. Another aim of this...

  • World History: EUROPE.  // World Almanac for Kids;2007, p324 

    The article discusses the history of Europe. A timeline of notable events in European history is provided, including the creation of monuments like Stonehenge in ancient times, the Trojan War around 1,200 B.C., the reign of Alexander the Great, World War II, and the Cold War between the United...

  • BALTBAT and development of Baltic Defence Forces. Sapronas, Robert // Baltic Defence Review;Jun99, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p55 

    This article discusses about the development of Baltic Defence Forces. This main aim of this article is not to once again repeat the history of the Baltic Battalion (BALTBAT). The project should be rather well known for those who have an interest in the Baltic security affairs. BALTBAT is often...

  • National identities in times of supra-national challenges. Wodak, Ruth; Kovács, András // Journal of Language & Politics;2004, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p209 

    After the end of the Cold War vigorous discussions developed about new alternatives in security policy in almost all the countries of the former Warsaw Pact and in neutral and non-aligned states, including Austria and Hungary. The comparison of the debates in Austria and Hungary over the last 50...

  • Cunning Plan. Hamilton, Anna; McConnell, Tony // Teaching History;Sep2005, Issue 120, p15 

    Focuses on the reasons why Berlin, Germany a significant theatre of conflict after 1945. Mapping of the Cold War; Overview of the Cold War.

  • The Sino-Japanese-Russian Triangle. Dittmer, Lowell // Journal of Chinese Political Science;Mar2005, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p1 

    This paper attempts to understand the relations between three important actors in Northeast Asia — China, Russia, and Japan — since the end of the Cold War. Whereas the political changes attending the collapse of the communist bloc have opened new foreign policy opportunities to...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics