Citations with the tag: UNITED States. Dept. of Defense -- History
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- Evolution of the national defense structure.
// Defense; 1994, Issue 5, p2
Reports on the history of the establishment of the US Department of Defense. Creation of the National Military Establishment in 1947; Change of the National Military Establishment's name to Department of Defense; Chain of command; Order of precedence for members of the US Armed Forces.
- The Pentagon's 50th... and the future for America's defense.
Heppenheimer, T.A. // American Heritage; Sep92, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p87
Offers a look at the Pentagon, the huge building at the heart of the American defense establishment and how it is now a half a century old. How the nation's military has changed tremendously since it was built and how it is changing more than ever now; The layout of the building; Some background...
- Strategy, Money, and the New Look, 1953-1956 (Book).
Cohen, Eliot A. // Foreign Affairs; May/Jun2002, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p158
'Strategy, Money, and the New Look, 1953-1956,' by Richard M. Leighton, is the third volume in the official history of the office of the United States secretary of defense. The volume examines intercontinental ballistic missiles, continental air defense, the permanent stationing of US forces in...
- War and Decision.
Rubin, Michael // Middle East Quarterly; Winter2009, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p93
The article reviews the book "War and Decision," by Douglas J. Feith.
- The Army Command Post and Defense Reshaping 1987-1997.
Denfeld, D. Colt // Journal of America's Military Past; Winter2013, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p82
The article reviews the book "The Army Command Post and Defense Reshaping 1987-1997," by Mark D. Sherry.