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Council of war : a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991

Title
Council of war : a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991 / by Steven L. Rearden.
Published
Washington, D.C. : NDU Press for the Joint History Office, Office of the Director, Joint Staff, Joint Chiefs of Staff, 2012.
Physical Description
xiii, 584 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes
Shipping list no.: 2012-0425-P.
Other formats
Online version: Rearden, Steven L. Council of war :
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
September 25, 2012
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The war in Europe
The Asia-Pacific war and the beginnings of postwar planning
Peacetime challenges
Militarizing the Cold War
Eisenhower and the new look
Change and continuity
Kennedy and the crisis presidency
The McNamara era
Vietnam : going to war
Vietnam : retreat and withdrawal
Détente
The search for strategic stability
The return to confrontation
The Reagan buildup
A new rapprochement
Ending the Cold War
Storm in the desert
Conclusion.
Also listed under
National Defense University Press.
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