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              Terrorism, 2002-2004 [3 volumes]: A Chronology

              Terrorism, 2002-2004 [3 volumes]: A Chronology (Hardback, 2002-2004 ed.)

              By Mickolus, Edward F.; Simmons, Susan L.

              • RRP: $639.50
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              Talking about global terrorism, this three-volume set chronicles various terrorist acts committed during the post-9/11 period. It includes information about the terrorists, their victims, attempts to bring the perpetrators to justice, and governmental responses. It is useful to j...ournalists, policy analysts, legislators, and more.
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              ISBN 9780313334740
              Released AU 1 Dec 2005
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Praeger Security International
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              Military Organizations for Homeland Defense and Smaller-Scale Contingencies: A Comparative Approach
               

              Military Organizations for Homeland Defense and Smaller-Scale Contingencies: A Comparative Approach (Hardback, Annotated edition)

              By Stringer, Kevin D.

              • RRP: $102.50
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              History has often confirmed that it is not superior weapons but superior organizations that are the most effective factor in achieving military success. In light of this consideration, this work questions how the US military can best be reorganized to conduct military operations ...(as they are known in doctrinal terms) other than war.
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              ISBN 9780275993085
              Released AU 1 Nov 2006
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Praeger Security International
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              Korean Security in a Changing East Asia
               

              Korean Security in a Changing East Asia (Hardback)

              By Roehrig, Terence; Seo, Jungmin; Heo, U. K.

              • RRP: $153.50
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              Since its partition in the 1950s, the Korean peninsula has directly or indirectly shaped the broader security relations between regional powerhouses. This study offers an array of perspectives on the future of the region, the potential for military conflict and a new arms race, a...nd the ways to maintain peace and stability.
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              ISBN 9780275998349
              Released AU 1 Aug 2007
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Praeger Security International
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              The Jet Race and the Second World War
               

              The Jet Race and the Second World War (Hardback)

              By Pavelec, S. Mike

              • RRP: $102.50
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              Tells how, despite lagging behind the Germans in the 'jet race' throughout the war, the Allies rose to technological prominence on the ashes of the German defeat. This book analyses the development of a technology crucial to 20th century warfare and compares the jet engine progra...mmes of Britain, Germany, and the USA during the Second World War.
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              ISBN 9780275993559
              Released AU 28 Feb 2007
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Praeger Security International
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              Violence and the Prevention of Violence
               

              Violence and the Prevention of Violence (Hardback)

              By Adler, Leonore Loeb; Denmark, Florence L.; Foreword by Walker, Lenore E. A.; Wolman, Benjamin B.

              • RRP: $154.99
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              This text examines violence in all of its multivariatious forms around the world. The contributors find that it is present in practically every society, at every socioeconomic level, and in every age group. They examine violence as a societal phenomenon and violence involving adu...lts and children.
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              ISBN 9780275948733
              Released AU 16 Jan 1995
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Praeger Security International
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              The Outbreak of the First World War: Strategic Planning, Crisis Decision Making, and Deterrence Failure
               

              The Outbreak of the First World War: Strategic Planning, Crisis Decision Making, and Deterrence Failure (Hardback)

              By Maurer, John H.

              • RRP: $175.99
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              This study examines what led the leaders of Austria-Hungary and Germany to launch major military offensives at the beginning of the First World War. The focus is on understanding why these two countries adopted high-risk offensive strategies rather than a defensive military stanc...e.
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              ISBN 9780275949983
              Released AU 30 Oct 1995
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Praeger Security International
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              The United States and the Pacific Islands
               

              The United States and the Pacific Islands (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dorrance, John C.

              • RRP: $52.50
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              An assessment of US interests in, and policy toward, the Pacific Islands. Dorrance explores the regional policy environment and the issues that face the United States. His book should be of value to scholars and especially to policy-makers and practitioners.

              ISBN 9780275944728
              Released AU 26 Oct 1992
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Praeger Security International
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              Evolutionary Theory and Ethnic Conflict
               

              Evolutionary Theory and Ethnic Conflict (Hardback, New title)

              Edited by James, Patrick; Goetze, David

              • RRP: $153.50
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              This work brings together contributors ranging from evolutionary theorists to game theorists to analysts of specific ethnic conflict. It represents an attempt to evaluate the usefulness of evolutionary theory for explaining ethnic phenomena and demonstrates how these theories can... be applied.
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              ISBN 9780275971434
              Released AU 30 Aug 2001
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Praeger Security International
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              A New Nuclear Century: Strategic Stability and Arms Control
               

              A New Nuclear Century: Strategic Stability and Arms Control (Hardback, New title)

              By Cimbala, Stephen J.; Scouras, James

              • RRP: $153.50
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              This text examines the issues related to the control of nuclear weapons in the early 21st century. These issues are both technical and policy oriented, so the authors seek to provide readers with a fuller, more accurate understanding of the issues involved.

              ISBN 9780275970611
              Released AU 5 Sep 2000
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Praeger Security International
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              Strategic Threats and National Missile Defenses: Defending the U.S. Homeland
               

              Strategic Threats and National Missile Defenses: Defending the U.S. Homeland (Hardback, New title)

              By Cordesman, Anthony H.

              • RRP: $142.50
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              Cordesman argues that an effective defense against missile threats from rogue nations will require linking an effective national missile defense programme to an ambitious counterproliferation strategy, and a realistc approach to arms control and national security options.

              ISBN 9780275974251
              Released AU 30 Dec 2001
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Praeger Security International
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