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U.S. military power and rapid deployment requirements in the 1980s by Sherwood S. Cordier

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Naval strategy.,
  • United States -- Military policy.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 147-156.

Other titlesUS military power and rapid deployment requirements in the 1980s.
StatementSherwood S. Cordier.
SeriesA Westview replica edition
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUA23 .C6738 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 156 p. ;
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3188218M
ISBN 100865319685
LC Control Number83050065

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