TITLE

"Crossing Swords: 'The Generals' Revolt'"

AUTHOR(S)
Scales, John R.; Trump, Peter A.; Blackmore, Edward V.; Castner, Harold J.
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2006, Vol. 132 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles published in previous issues including one article on criticism of current politics by retired flag officers of the U.S. armed forces, another article on a meeting among army officers on the Vietnam conflict, and an article on Iraq and Afghanistan war.
ACCESSION #
21679195

 

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