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Mind-Sets and Missiles: A First Hand Account of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Kenneth Michael Absher.
Carlisle, PA: Strategic Studies Institute U. S. Army War College, 2009. Presumed first edition/first printing. Trade paperback. x, 110 p. Endnotes. BibliographyThis is one of the Letort Papers.
[Book #71024]
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Command, Control, and the Common Defense. Kenneth Allard.
Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, DC: National Defense University, 1996. Revised Edition. Trade paperback. xvi, 359, [5] pages. Preface to Revised Edition. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Kenneth Allard is a former U.S. Army Colonel widely known to national audiences. Entering military service as a draftee, his unique career included overseas service as a Cold War intelligence officer and assignments as an assistant professor at West Point, special assistant to the Army Chief of Staff, and Dean of Students at the National War College. For more than a decade, he was a featured military analyst on the networks of NBC News, particularly MSNBC and CNBC. That experience provided the backdrop for his most recent book, Warheads: Cable News and the Fog of War. His other books include Command, Control and the Common Defense, winner of the 1991 National Security Book Award. Colonel Allard holds a doctorate from the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy and an MPA from Harvard University. His numerous military decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, two awards of the Legion of Merit and the NATO Expeditionary Medal for service in Bosnia.
[Book #70838]
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Hawks, Doves, and Owls: An Agenda for Avoiding Nuclear War. Graham T. Allison, Albert, Carnesale, Joseph S. Nye.
New York: Norton, c1985. First Edition. First Printing. 22 cm, 282, index, biblio, glossary, gift inscription (not from author) and pencil erasure on front endpaper, corner of several pages turned.
[Book #36086]
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Windows of Opportunity: From Cold War to Peaceful Competition in U.S.-Soviet Relations. Graham T. Allison, William L. Ury, Bruce J. Allyn, eds.
Cambridge, MA: Ballinger Publishing Company, 1989. First? Edition. First? Printing. 345, index, some wear and soiling to DJ. Inscribed by the editor (Graham Allison). INSCRIBED.
[Book #47241]
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The Final Argument of Kings: Reflections on the Art of War. Edward B. Atkeson.
Fairfax, VA: Hero Books, 1988. First? Edition. First? Printing. 260, pencil underlining to text, pencil notes inside front flyleaf, publisher's letter laid in.
[Book #21117]
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Nuclear Industry: The Monthly Magazine of the Atomic Industrial Forum, Volume 26, Number 9, September 1979. Atomic Industrial Forum.
New York: Atomic Industrial Forum, 1979. 28 cm, 30, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #29552]
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Augustine's Travels; A World-Class Leader Looks at Life, Business, and What It Takes to Succeed at Both. Norman R. Augustine.
New York: AMACOM American Management Association, 1998. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. ix, [1], 262 pages. Illustrations. Index. Inscribed by author on half-title. TLS signed by the author also laid in. Norman Ralph Augustine (born July 27, 1935) is a U.S. aerospace businessman who served as United States Under Secretary of the Army from 1975 to 1977. Augustine served as chairman of the Review of United States Human Space Flight Plans Committee. Beginning in 1965, he served as Assistant Director of Defense Research and Engineering. He joined LTV Missiles and Space Company in 1970, serving as vice president of advanced programs. In 1973 he returned to the government as Assistant Secretary of the Army and in 1975 became Acting Secretary of the Army. Joining Martin Marietta Corporation in 1977, he was elected as CEO in 1987 and chairman in 1988. He served as president of the Lockheed Martin Corporation upon the formation of that company in 1995, and became CEO later that year. He retired as chairman and CEO of Lockheed Martin in August 1997.
[Book #75847]
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Shakespeare in Charge: The Bard's Guide to Leading and Succeeding on the Business Stage. Norman Augustine, Kenneth Adelman.
New York: Hyperion, 1999. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 219 pages. Slight soiling to DJ. Signed by both co-authors. SIGNED.
[Book #46282]
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Crisis Stability and Nuclear War; A Report published under the Auspices of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Cornell University Peace Studies Program. Desmond Ball.
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, Peace Studies Program, 1987. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. [2], viii, 105, [1] pages. Glossary. Bibliography. Endnotes. Among the listed authors are: Hans A. Bethe, Bruce G. Blair, Paul Bracken, Ashton B. Carter, Hillman Dickinson, Richard L. Garwin, Kurt Gottfried, David Holloway, Henry W. Kendall, Lloyd R. Leavitt, Jr., Richard Ned Lebow, Condoleezza Rice, Peter C. Stein, John D. Steinbruner, Lucja U. Swiatkowski, and Paul D. Tomb. Cover has some wear and soiling, The Cornell University Peace studies and peace science provide interdisciplinary opportunities for students to deepen their knowledge of international security; the structure and function of multi-national systems; and the general areas of conflict analysis, conflict management, and conflict resolution. The peace science area emphasizes mathematical modeling and game-theoretic models; the peace studies area emphasizes historical, institutional, and policy-oriented approaches.
[Book #73871]
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On Top of the World: Cantor Fitzgerald, Howard Lutnick, and 9/11. A Story of Loss and Renewal. Tom Barbash.
New York: HarperCollins Publishers, c2003. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 282, illus. (some color).
[Book #38680]
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The Making of Foreign Policy in China: Structure and Process. A. Doak Barnett.
Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1985. Second Printing. 24 cm, 160, wraps, bibliography, index, sticker residue on rear cover, p. 79 creased. SAIS papers in international affairs, no. 9.
[Book #38936]
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Reforging the Trans-Atlantic Relationship. Charles L. Barry.
Washington, DC: National Defense University, 1996. First Printing. 23 cm, 208, wraps, slight wear and soiling to covers and some pages.
[Book #31423]
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The Struggle for Peace. Leonard Beaton.
New York: F. A. Praeger, [1966]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 21 cm, 118, some soiling and wear to boards, pencil erasure on front endpaper, review slip laid in.
[Book #26318]
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NATO's Out-of-Area Problem. Marc Bentinck.
London: International Institute for Strategic Studies, 1986. Presumed first edition/first printing. Wraps. 84 p.; 22 cm. Notes.
[Book #64615]
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World War 3: A Military Projection Founded on Today's Facts. Shelford Bidwell, Richard Humble, eds.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, Inc. 1978. First American Edition. 208, illus., maps, bibliography, index, some wear, soiling, and sticker residue to DJ.
[Book #40748]
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Competitive Leadership: Twelve Principles for Success. Brian Billick, James A. Peterson.
Chicago, IL: Triumph Books, 2001. Presumed first edition/first printing. Hardcover. Glued binding. Paper over boards. 270 p. Index.
[Book #69885]
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Yugoslavia's Wars: The Problem From Hell. Stephen J. Blank.
Carlisle Barracks, PA: U.S. Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute, 1995. Presumed first edition/first printing. Trade paperback. v, [1], 162 p.; 23 cm. Map. Figures. Endnotes. This is a Strategic Studies Institute Roundtable Report.
[Book #70702]
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Controlling Small Wars: A Strategy for the 1970's. Lincoln Palmer Bloomfield, Amelia C. Leiss, Amelia Catherine.
New York: Knopf, 1969. First Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 421, illus., maps, usual library markings, tape marks.
[Book #23437]
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Cauldron. Larry Bond, Pat Larkin.
New York, NY: Warner Books, 1994. Reprint. Fifth Printing [stated]. Mass-market paperback. Mass market paperback. Glued binding. xxii, [2], 740, [4] p. Maps. Dramatis Personae.
[Book #69311]
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Bibliography on World Conflict and Peace. Elise Boulding, J. Robert, Passmore, Robert Scott Gassler.
Boulder, CO: Westview Press, c1979. Second Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 168, wraps, pencil erasure residue on front endpaper.
[Book #25169]
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Foreign Affairs: Volume 61, Number 5, Summer 1983. William P. Bundy.
New York: Council on Foreign Relations, 1983. Presumed first edition /first printing. Wraps. A-18, 1001-1223, A-37 to A-46. Illustrations. Occasional footnotes. Index.
[Book #70629]
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Cyberwar 3.0: Human Factors in Information Operations and Future Conflict. Alan D. Campen, Douglas H. Dearth.
Fairfax, VA: AFCEA International Press, 2000. Reprint. Second printing. Hardcover. iv, 309 p. Illustrations. Endnotes. Index.
[Book #58112]
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Preventing Deadly Conflict: Executive Summary of the Final Report. Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict.
New York: Carnegie Corporation, 1997. 55, wraps, cover and some page corners creased, some wear and soiling to covers, form letter laid in.
[Book #35258]
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In Search of Peace. Neville Chamberlain.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1939. Hardcover. viii, 309 p. Frontis.
[Book #60685]
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Strategic Considerations in Planning a Counterevacuation. C. V. Chester, G. A., Cristy, C. M. Haaland.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1975. wraps. Quarto, 102 pages, wraps, illustrations, fold-out maps, tables, references, appendices, some soiling to covers. This report is concerned with guidance for planning an evacuation in response to a Russian urban evacuation. While the life-saving potential of the planes is the principal motive for the evacuation, the crisis-management aspects of the evacuation are extremely important in some situations.
[Book #6214]
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