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US defense strategy from Vietnam to Operation Iraqi Freedom : military innovation and the new American way of war, 1973- 2003 / Robert R. Tomes.

Author/Creator:
Tomes, Robert R.
Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 204 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Cass series--strategy and history ; 19.
Cass series--strategy and history
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Subjects:
United States -- Military policy.
Strategy -- History -- 20th century.
Strategy -- History -- 21st century.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Reorganization -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Reorganization -- History -- 21st century.
Contents:
Military innovation and defense transformation
On military innovation
American military strategy from Second World War through Vietnam
Military innovation in the shadow of Vietnam : the offset strategy
Expanding missions, new operational capabilities
From RMAs to transformation : rediscovering the innovation imperative
Conclusion : revisiting the military innovation framework.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [178]-196) and index.
ISBN:
0415770742 (hardback)
9780415770743 (hardback)
0203968417 (ebk)
9780203968413 (ebk)
OCLC:
68221299