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The Resource How wars end : why we always fight the last battle : a history of American intervention from World War I to Afghanistan, Gideon Rose

How wars end : why we always fight the last battle : a history of American intervention from World War I to Afghanistan, Gideon Rose

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How wars end : why we always fight the last battle : a history of American intervention from World War I to Afghanistan
Title
How wars end
Title remainder
why we always fight the last battle : a history of American intervention from World War I to Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Gideon Rose
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that the failure of the United States to create successful peace settlements when ending the major wars of the twentieth century has only led to subsequent conflicts and new wars which attempt to resolve the issues of the previous war
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rose, Gideon
Dewey number
355.00973
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.R677 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military planning
  • Politics and war
  • War
  • Disengagement (Military science)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
How wars end : why we always fight the last battle : a history of American intervention from World War I to Afghanistan, Gideon Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-394) and index
Contents
The Clausewitzian challenge -- World War I -- World War II: Europe -- World War II: Pacific -- The Korean War -- The Vietnam War -- The Gulf War -- The Iraq War -- To Afghanistan and beyond
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
413 p.
Isbn
9781416590538
Lccn
2010034817
System control number
  • ocn419812904
  • (OCoLC)419812904
Label
How wars end : why we always fight the last battle : a history of American intervention from World War I to Afghanistan, Gideon Rose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-394) and index
Contents
The Clausewitzian challenge -- World War I -- World War II: Europe -- World War II: Pacific -- The Korean War -- The Vietnam War -- The Gulf War -- The Iraq War -- To Afghanistan and beyond
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
413 p.
Isbn
9781416590538
Lccn
2010034817
System control number
  • ocn419812904
  • (OCoLC)419812904

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