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226.
Africom at 5 Years: The Maturation of a New U.S. Combatant Command. David E. Brown.
Carlisle, PA: U. S. Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute, 2013. Presumed first edition/first printing. Trade paperback. Glued binding. x. 111, [7] p. Illustrations, black & white. Maps. End notes.
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227.
The Challenge of Drug Trafficking to Democratic Governance and Human Security in West Africa. David E. Brown.
Carlisle, PA: U. S. Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute, 2013. Presumed first edition/first printing. Wraps. xv, [1], 84 p. Endnotes. This is one of the Letort Papers.
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228.
The Human Future Revisited: The World Predicament and Possible Solutions. Harrison Brown.
New York: Norton, c1978. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 287, illus., DJ flap price clipped.
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229.
American Defense Policy. Michael Brown, comp.
New York: Foreign Affairs, 1999. 296 & 308, wraps, 2-vol. set, previous owner's label inside front covers, title page to v.1 torn with pieces missing, p. v/vi has cut.
[Book #47189]
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230.
The New Face of War. Malcolm W. Browne.
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1968. Revised Edition. 368, illus., map, index, lib bkplte, stamps, & pocket, DJ flaps taped ins rear flylf, bds faded, some wear to spine & lib stickThe author was co-winner of The Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 1964. Preface by Henry Cabot Lodge.
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231.
The New Face of War. Malcolm W. Browne.
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1965. First Edition. 284, illus., index, rear DJ creased, DJ edges worn and small tears/chips.
[Book #54850]
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232.
From Tourist to Hostage. Leo C. Bryon.
Hatfield, PA: Penn Valley Printing, 1988. First? Edition. First? Printing. 229.
[Book #42134]
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233.
Second Chance: Three Presidents and the Crisis of American Superpower. Zbigniew Brzezinski.
New York, NY: Basic Books, 2007. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. Glued binding. Paper over boards. [6], 234 p. Illustrations. Index.
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234.
Second Chance:; Three Presidents and the Crisis of American Superpower. Zbigniew Brzezinski.
New York, NY: Basic Books, 2007. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. Glued binding. Paper over boards. [vi], 234 p. Map. Illustrations. Index. Signed by author on fep. Zbigniew Kazimierz "Zbig" Brzezinski (March 28, 1928 – May 26, 2017) was a Polish-American diplomat and political scientist. He served as a counselor to President Lyndon B. Johnson from 1966 to 1968 and was President Jimmy Carter's National Security Advisor from 1977 to 1981. Major foreign policy events during his time in office included the normalization of relations with the People's Republic of China; the signing of the second Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty; the brokering of the Camp David Accords; the transition of Iran from an important U.S. ally to an anti-Western Islamic Republic led by Khomeini; the United States' encouragement of dissidents in Eastern Europe in order to undermine the influence of the Soviet Union; the arming of the mujahideen in response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan; and the signing of the Torrijos–Carter Treaties relinquishing U.S. control of the Panama Canal after 1999.
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235.
Strategic Vision: America and the Crisis of Global Power. Zbigniew Brzezinski.
New York, NY: Basic Books, 2012. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. Glued binding. Paper over boards. viii, 208 p. Illustrations, black & white, Maps, Figures. Notes. Index.
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236.
Future Roles of U.S. Nuclear Forces: Implications for U.S. Strategy. Glenn C. Buchan, David Matonick, Calvin Shipbaugh, Richard Mesic.
Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation, 2003. First? Edition. First? Printing. 128, wraps, footnotes, figures, tables, acronyms, references.
[Book #44675]
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237.
Violent Neighbors: El Salvador, Central America, and the United States. Tom Buckley.
New York: Times Books, c1984. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 358, endpaper maps, index, pencil erasure on front endpaper.
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238.
Right Reason; A Collection Sepected by Richard Brookhiser. William F. Buckley, Richard Brookhiser.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1885. First Edition [stated], presumed first printing. Hardcover. xxiii, [3], 454 pages. Index. DJ has some wear, soiling, edge tears and chips. Pencil erasure residue on fep. William Frank Buckley Jr. (born William Francis Buckley; November 24, 1925 – February 27, 2008) was an American conservative author and commentator. He founded National Review magazine in 1955, which had a major impact in stimulating the conservative movement; hosted 1,429 episodes of the television show Firing Line (1966–1999), where he became known for his transatlantic accent and wide vocabulary; and wrote a nationally syndicated newspaper column. George H. Nash, a historian of the modern American conservative movement, said Buckley was "arguably the most important public intellectual in the United States in the past half century… For an entire generation, he was the preeminent voice of American conservatism and its first great ecumenical figure." Buckley's primary contribution to politics was a fusion of traditional American political conservatism with laissez-faire economic theory and anti-communism, laying groundwork for the new American conservatism of presidential candidate Barry Goldwater and President Ronald Reagan, both Republicans. Former Senate Republican leader Bob Dole said "Buckley lighted the fire". Buckley wrote God and Man at Yale (1951) and more than fifty other books on writing, speaking, history, politics, and sailing, including a series of novels featuring CIA agent Blackford Oakes. Buckley referred to himself as either a libertarian or conservative.
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239.
United Nations Journal: A Delegate's Odyssey. William F. Buckley, Jr.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1974. 280, appendices, index, DJ scuffed and some edge wear, front DJ flap price clipped.
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240.
Foreign Affairs: An American Quarterly Review, Volume 53, Number 4, July 1975. Bundy. William P.
New York: Council on Foreign Relations, 1975. Presumed first edition/first printing. Wraps. A-1 to A-16, [2], 605-800, A-17 to A-30. Occasional footnotes, Illustrations (some with color). Index.
[Book #70596]
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241.
U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy; Confronting Today's Threats. George Bunn, Christopher Chyba, F.
Washington DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2006. Presumed first paperback edition. First printing [stated]. Trade paperback. xi, [3], 340, [4] pages. Index. Foreword by William J. Perry. George Bunn (May 26, 1925 – April 21, 2013) was an American diplomat, lawyer, and nonproliferation expert. He drafted the legislation that created the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency (ACDA), was one of the lead U.S. negotiators of the nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT), served as Dean of the law school at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and spent the last two decades of his career at the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University. Christopher Chyba is professor of astrophysical sciences and international affairs at Princeton University. His security-related research emphasizes nuclear weapons policy, arms control, and nonproliferation. Prior to coming to Princeton, Chyba co-directed Stanford University's Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC). Chyba served on the White House staff from 1993-1995, serving on the National Security Council staff, and then in the National Security Division of the Office of Science and Technology Policy. In August 2009, President Obama appointed him a member of the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST).
[Book #72361]
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242.
Controlling Nuclear Warheads and Materials: A Report Card and Action Plan. Matthew Bunn, Anthony Wier, John P. Holdren.
Place_Pub: Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, 2003. First? Edition. First? Printing. 231, wraps, illus., footnotes, covers somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #52055]
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243.
Political Passages: Journeys of Change Through Two Decades, 1968-1988. John H. Bunzel.
New York: Free Press, c1988. First Printing. 25 cm, 354, Introductory essay by Edward Shils.
[Book #26917]
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244.
Uncivilized Breasts and Shameless Hellions; Travels with an NPR Correspondent. John F. Burnett.
New York: Rodale, 2006. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xv, [1], 239, [1] pages. Illustrations. Author signed WETA bookplate on fep. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Very slightly cocked. In this candid, intimate account, an award-winning 20-year veteran NPR correspondent takes readers behind the scenes of the major events of our time, letting us see what it's really like gathering the news on the front lines. As a radio journalist whose work appears regularly on Morning Edition and All Things Considered, John F. Burnett has reported from the Branch Davidian standoff and the Kosovo conflict. He has covered the drug wars in Central America; been embedded in a Marine Division in Iraq; and weathered Hurricane Katrina, breaking news hourly on the conditions in New Orleans. And he was one of NPR's lead reporters on 9/11 and its aftermath. But no matter how much time Burnett has on the air to report his stories—and how expertly he has done so—there are always valuable details that aren't mentioned. Now he fills in those rich tidbits, letting us witness the parts of the stories that remained off the air. In Uncivilized Beasts and Shameless Hellions, Burnett exposes the hilarious moments, bizarre encounters, dangerous highways, insufferable colleagues, and unsung heroes he's known through his adventures as an NPR reporter. The result is a revealing and personal account that will fascinate not only NPR listeners but also anyone interested in the state of our world today and how the media covers it.
[Book #72982]
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245.
In the Presence of My Enemies. Gracia Burnham, Dean Merrill.
Wheaton, IL: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2003. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. xvii, 307, [2] pages. Illustrations (color). Name of previous owner present. DJ has some wear and soiling, and sticker residue at back. Gracia Burnham was born in Cairo, Illinois, on January 17, 1959. Her father, Norvin, is a World War II veteran and former pastor and Bible teacher. Gracia graduated from Calvary Bible College in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1981, with a bachelor of science degree in Christian education. Gracia was married to Martin Burnham on May 28, 1983, and they graduated together from the New Tribes Mission Training Institute in Durant, Mississippi, in 1984. In March 1986, Martin and Gracia left the states for a mission aviation assignment with New Tribes Mission in Northern Luzon, Philippines. They worked as New Tribes missionaries in the Philippines from 1986 to May 2001. Gracia is author of the book "In the Presence of My Enemies", the story of the year she and Martin spent as hostages of the Abu Sayyaf in the jungles of the Philippines. The rescue attempt by the Philippine military resulted in Martin's death and Gracia's release. Gracia has authored a second book "To Fly Again",
[Book #58878]
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246.
At War in Nicaragua: The Reagan Doctrine and the Politics of Nostalgia. E. Bradford Burns.
New York: Harper & Row, 1988. Third Paperbk Printing. 211, wraps, notes, index, covers somewhat worn and soiled, some page discoloration.
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247.
Critical Mass: The Dangerous Race for Superweapons in a Fragmenting World. William E. Burrows, Robert Windrem.
New York: Simon and Schuster, c1994. First Printing. 25 cm, 573, illus., footnotes, appendices, notes, index, some DJ soil/wear, edges soiled, corners bumped, pencil underlining to text.
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248.
Critical Mass: The Dangerous Race for Superweapons in a Fragmenting World. William E. Burrows, Robert Windrem.
New York: Simon and Schuster, c1994. First Printing. 25 cm, 573, illus., footnotes, appendices, notes, index, some soiling to rear DJ, small piece missing at bottom edge of rear DJ.
[Book #54891]
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249.
Aftermath. Levar Burton.
New York: Aspect, c1997. First Printing. 24 cm, 274, Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
[Book #34153]
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Decision Points. George W. Bush.
New York, NY: Crown Publishers, 2010. First edition. First edition [stated]. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. Glued binding. Cloth over boards. xii, 497 p. Halftones, color, Frontispiece. Index.
[Book #69207]
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