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The Resource Star spangled security : applying lessons learned over six decades safeguarding America, Harold Brown with Joyce Winslow

Star spangled security : applying lessons learned over six decades safeguarding America, Harold Brown with Joyce Winslow

Label
Star spangled security : applying lessons learned over six decades safeguarding America
Title
Star spangled security
Title remainder
applying lessons learned over six decades safeguarding America
Statement of responsibility
Harold Brown with Joyce Winslow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harold Brown served as U.S. secretary of defense when the Soviet Union posed an existential threat with superior conventional force capability and a daunting nuclear weapons arsenal. No one could have been better suited to deter the Soviets during that most dangerous period in the Cold War. A physicist, Brown had previously led Livermore Laboratory and its development of the Polaris missile warhead. By age 33 he was director of Defense Research and Engineering, and he later served as secretary of the U.S. Air Force early in the Vietnam War. In the Carter administration, Brown re
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Harold
Dewey number
355/.033573
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.B78449 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Winslow, Joyce
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Harold
  • United States
  • National security
  • United States
  • Cabinet officers
  • National security
  • United States
  • Brown, Harold
  • United States
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Cabinet officers
  • Military policy
  • Military policy
  • National security
  • National security
  • United States
Label
Star spangled security : applying lessons learned over six decades safeguarding America, Harold Brown with Joyce Winslow
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Oh, say can you see : the view from the top -- What so proudly we hail : insuring national defense through its budget -- Stripes and bright stars : how the team at the top affects security policy -- The perilous fight : Iranian revolution and the hostage crisis -- Rockets' red glare and bombs : plans, programs, and agreements -- The ramparts we watched : dealing with the outside world -- That banner yet waves : preparing for what lies ahead -- Land of the free : stimulating the national economy for international security -- Home of the brave : America at a tipping point
Control code
812924930
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 277 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283613323
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1k4pcn
  • 7d695aa9-a95c-4b7f-9d1f-b007b923a4db
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)812924930
Label
Star spangled security : applying lessons learned over six decades safeguarding America, Harold Brown with Joyce Winslow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Oh, say can you see : the view from the top -- What so proudly we hail : insuring national defense through its budget -- Stripes and bright stars : how the team at the top affects security policy -- The perilous fight : Iranian revolution and the hostage crisis -- Rockets' red glare and bombs : plans, programs, and agreements -- The ramparts we watched : dealing with the outside world -- That banner yet waves : preparing for what lies ahead -- Land of the free : stimulating the national economy for international security -- Home of the brave : America at a tipping point
Control code
812924930
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 277 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283613323
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1k4pcn
  • 7d695aa9-a95c-4b7f-9d1f-b007b923a4db
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)812924930

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