TITLE

Could we fight a war if we had to?

AUTHOR(S)
Kagan, Frederick W.; Fautua, David T.
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Commentary;May97, Vol. 103 Issue 5, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that Rome had the best army in the world to meet the requirements of what would call two major regional contingencies (MRC's). Brief detail on how a third MRC arose; Overview of the post-cold-war; Army needed to cope with two nearly simultaneous MRC's; Forces involved in Bosnia; Arguments about Air Force's high-performance aircraft and `smart' weapons or the Navy's long-range cruise-missile system.
ACCESSION #
9706180863

 

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