TITLE

Imbalance of Power: Shifting U.S.-Soviet Military Strengths/The Price of Defense: A New Strategy for Military Spending/Force Without War: U.S. Armed Forces as a Political Instrument

AUTHOR(S)
Sweet, William
PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;3/31/79, Vol. 180 Issue 13, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the books "Imbalance of Power: Shifting U.S.-Soviet Military Strengths" by John M. Collins and Anthony H. Cordesman, "The Price of Defense: A New Strategy for Military Spending" by The Boston Study Group, and "Force Without War: U.S. Armed Forces as a Political Instrument" by Barry M. Blechman and Stephen S. Kaplan.
ACCESSION #
11081062

 

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