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Victory On The Potomac

The Goldwater-nichols Act Unifies The Pentagon (Texas a&M University Military History Series)

by James R., III Locher

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Published by Texas A&M University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Modern - General,
  • Political Science,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Military - United States,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8816877M
    ISBN 101585443980
    ISBN 109781585443987

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