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Making war, thinking history

Munich, Vietnam, and presidential uses of force from Korea to Kosovo

by Jeffrey Record

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Executive power -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • War (International law) -- History -- 20th century,
    • Intervention (International law) -- History -- 20th century,
    • Aggression (International law) -- History -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 -- Decision making,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989- -- Decision making,
    • United States -- Military policy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-193) and index.

      StatementJeffrey Record.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176.1 .R298 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination201 p. ;
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3951149M
      ISBN 101557500096
      LC Control Number2001044764

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