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Modern U.S. civil-military relations wielding the terrible swift sword by Johnson, David E.

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Published by Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University in Washington, DC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Civil-military relations -- United States.,
  • Civil supremacy over the military -- United States.,
  • United States -- Military policy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesModern US civil military relations., Wielding the terrible swift sword.
StatementDavid E. Johnson.
SeriesMcNair paper -- 57., McNair papers -- no. 57.
ContributionsNational Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxi, 107 p.
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18118260M

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