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Product Description: Looking to the 2030–2040 time frame, the U.S. Army will play an important role in helping U.S. policy and military strategy strike a balance between cooperating with China and deterring potential Chinese expansionism.

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9780833083937 | Rand Corp, March 10, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Looking to the 2030–2040 time frame, the U.
9780385001977, titled "Elena's Secrets of Mexican Cooking" | Doubleday, June 1, 1968, cover price $6.50 | also contains Elena''s Secrets of Mexican Cooking | About this edition: "Elena's Secrets of Mexican Cooking"Elena Zelayeta; Doubleday(Garden City; 1968); 1st ed thus, PB, VG; NOT ex-lib, NOT remainder, NOT bk club; PB-Binding tight, spine flat-sun faded, bright cover, no curling, appears unread; 320pp, edges barely smudged,no marks, interior perfect; Elena Zelayeta, a charming, energetic cook, lecturer & restaurateur(Elana's Mexican Village), was a young girl when in 1910 she & her family were stranded in San Francisco by the Mexican revolution;Blinded as a young mother, Elana has written several cookbooks, owned a successful restaurant/food services company & worked with the best cooks of her day; The recipes in "Secrets of Mexican Cooking,"bracketed by informative historical information, are perfect for anyone interested in learning about the lively flavors of traditional Mexican dishes; Elana's cookbooks, filled w/home-style recipes will quickly become your go-to books for dishes such as Gallina en Pipian, Torta Borracha & hundreds of other wonderful recipes; Have fun!

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Product Description: Following on a series of RAND Corporation studies of nation-building, this monograph analyzes the impediments that local conditions pose to successful outcomes in these interventions. It examines how external actors and local leaders in a variety of societies modified or worked around those conditions to promote enduring peace...read more

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9780833078605 | Rand Corp, February 22, 2013, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Following on a series of RAND Corporation studies of nation-building, this monograph analyzes the impediments that local conditions pose to successful outcomes in these interventions.

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Product Description: From the post-World War II era through the Cold War, post-Cold War era, and current war on terrorism, this volume assesses how U.S. presidential decisionmaking style and administrative structure can work in favor of, as well as against, the nation-building goals of the U...read more

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9780833041814 | Rand Corp, October 30, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: From the post-World War II era through the Cold War, post-Cold War era, and current war on terrorism, this volume assesses how U.

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Product Description: On March 21, 2007, the RAND Corporation held a public conference on Capitol Hill, "Coping with Iran: Confrontation, Containment, or Engagement?" Participants sought to discuss the benefits and drawbacks of various policy options to address the Iranian challenge...read more
By James Dobbins (editor), Sarah Harting (editor) and Dalia Dassa Kaye (editor)

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9780833041876 | Rand Corp, August 15, 2007, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: On March 21, 2007, the RAND Corporation held a public conference on Capitol Hill, "Coping with Iran: Confrontation, Containment, or Engagement?

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Defining 'nation-building' as the use of armed forces after a conflict to promote democracy, a practice outlined in two earlier volumes including The UN's Role in Nation-Building, a critical assessment of America's failure to nation-build in Iraq makes recommendations for economic stabilization, relief efforts, civil administration, and more. Original.

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9780833039880 | Rand Corp, March 1, 2007, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Defining 'nation-building' as the use of armed forces after a conflict to promote democracy, a practice outlined in two earlier volumes including The UN's Role in Nation-Building, a critical assessment of America's failure to nation-build in Iraq makes recommendations for economic stabilization, relief efforts, civil administration, and more.

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Product Description: This two-volume set examines United States and United Nations nation-building missions since World War II. Its purpose is to analyze military, political, humanitarian, and economic activities in post-conflict situations, determine key principles for success, and draw implications for future nation-building missions...read more

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9780833037398 | Slp edition (Rand Corp, September 1, 2005), cover price $63.00 | About this edition: This two-volume set examines United States and United Nations nation-building missions since World War II.

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Product Description: Reviews nearly 50 years of UN nation-building efforts to transform unstable countries into democratic, peaceful, and prosperous partners. The authors examine the UN’s experience in the Congo, Namibia, El Salvador, Cambodia, Mozambique, Eastern Slavonia, Sierra Leone, and East Timor, as well as the U...read more
By Keith Crane (editor), James Dobbins (editor), Seth G. Jones (editor), Andrew Rathmell (editor), Brett Steele (editor) and Richard Teltschik (editor)

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9780833035899 | Rand Corp, September 1, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Reviews nearly 50 years of UN nation-building efforts to transform unstable countries into democratic, peaceful, and prosperous partners.

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Product Description: An Assessment of humantarianassistance efforts by the interaction between civilian and military providers in the early phases of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.

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9780833036407 | Rand Corp, October 31, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: An Assessment of humantarianassistance efforts by the interaction between civilian and military providers in the early phases of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.

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Product Description: In Iraq, the United States is facing its most challenging nation-building project since the 1940s. The authors draw lessons from seven case studies--Germany, Japan, Somalia, Haiti, Bosnia, Kosovo, and Afghanistan--then apply these to the Iraq case...read more
By Keith Crane (editor), James Dobbins, Seth G. Jones (editor), Rollie Lal (editor), John G. McGinn (editor) and Andrew Rathwell (editor)

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9780833034601 | Rand Corp, September 1, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In Iraq, the United States is facing its most challenging nation-building project since the 1940s.

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9780833037565, titled "Un's Role in Nation-building: From the Congo to Iraq" | Rand Corp, March 29, 2001, cover price $9.95

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