It's Time for the Revolution

Owens, Bill
April 2000
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2000, Vol. 126 Issue 4, p90
Conference Proceeding
Presents an excerpt of the article `Lifting the Fog of War,' by Farrar Straus Giroux on the United States armed forces. Need to devise a coherent strategy for national security; Function of the Revolution in Military Affairs in retaining the military position of the US; Proposals for rejuvenating the American Revolution in Military Affairs.


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