The Resource Council of war : a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991, by Steven L. Rearden

Council of war : a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991, by Steven L. Rearden

Label
Council of war : a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991
Title
Council of war
Title remainder
a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991
Statement of responsibility
by Steven L. Rearden
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AWC
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Rearden, Steven L
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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National Defense University Press
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  • United States
  • Military planning
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Cold War
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
  • United States
Label
Council of war : a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991, by Steven L. Rearden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.: 2012-0425-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
806291221
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 584 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
tmp97407548
Label
Council of war : a history of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942-1991, by Steven L. Rearden
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.: 2012-0425-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
806291221
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 584 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
tmp97407548

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