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Title:
How wars end : why we always fight the last battle : a history of American intervention from World War I to Afghanistan
Author:
Rose, Gideon.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Simon & Schuster, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
413 pages ; 25 cm
Summary:
Rose argues that the failure of the United States to create successful peace settlements when ending the major wars of the twentieth century has only led to subsequent conflicts and new wars which attempt to resolve the issues of the previous war.
Language:
English
Contents:
The Clausewitzian challenge -- World War I -- World War II--Europe -- World War II--Pacific -- The Korean War -- The Vietnam War -- The Gulf War -- The Iraq War -- To Afghanistan and beyond.
ISBN:
9781416590538

9781416593829
Format :
Book