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While America sleeps

self-delusion, military weakness, and the threat to peace today

by Donald Kagan

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • National security -- United States -- Forecasting.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-,
    • United States -- Military policy.,
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [465]-468) and index.

      StatementDonald Kagan and Frederick W. Kagan.
      ContributionsKagan, Frederick W., 1970-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE840 .K3 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 483 p. :
      Number of Pages483
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6782561M
      ISBN 100312206240
      LC Control Number00031818


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