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Product Description: Looking to the 2030–2040 time frame, U.S. policy and military strategy will need to strike a balance among maintaining a cooperative relationship with China, deterring Chinese aggression in regional disputes, and preparing for the possibility that China could become more assertive...read more

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9780833083937 | Rand Corp, March 10, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Looking to the 2030–2040 time frame, 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: This book examines the strategic choices that American and Chinese decisionmakers face regarding sea power in the Western Pacific, shaped by geography, history, technology, and politics. In particular, the author explores the potential for cooperation on maritime security in the Western Pacific, and how the United States might pursue such cooperation as part of a broader strategy to advance its interests in the region...read more

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9780833078902 | Rand Corp, June 7, 2013, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: This book examines the strategic choices that American and Chinese decisionmakers face regarding sea power in the Western Pacific, shaped by geography, history, technology, and politics.

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Product Description: RAND analysts posit that the ongoing pressure to reduce the federal budget deficit may result in further reductions in the Defense Department budget and suggest starting from a strategy basis in determining the reductions, prioritizing challenges, and identifying where to accept more risk...read more

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9780833076861 | Rand Corp, November 16, 2012, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: RAND analysts posit that the ongoing pressure to reduce the federal budget deficit may result in further reductions in the Defense Department budget and suggest starting from a strategy basis in determining the reductions, prioritizing challenges, and identifying where to accept more risk.

CONTENTS Acknowledgments Introduction: Freedom, Power, and the Rise of China Globalization and Power Politics: A Synthesis One World-Two Explanations Information Technology Linking Power and Freedom A Lasting Community of Great Powers Improving Global Security Knowledge and Freedom Information Technology and Economic Freedom Information Technology and Political Freedom Economic Freedom and Political Freedom Openness, Investment, and Success Knowledge and National Power Information Technology and Military Capabilities Freedom as Vulnerability New Power Powers as Partners Power, Convergence, and Common Success Integrating Rising Powers The Future of the Core Coda on U.S. Policy About the Author

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9781478214304 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 9, 2012, cover price $18.99
9781410219657 | Univ Pr of the Pacific, January 30, 2005, cover price $15.99
9780788183911 | Diane Pub Co, August 1, 1998, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: CONTENTS Acknowledgments Introduction: Freedom, Power, and the Rise of China Globalization and Power Politics: A Synthesis One World-Two Explanations Information Technology Linking Power and Freedom A Lasting Community of Great Powers Improving Global Security Knowledge and Freedom Information Technology and Economic Freedom Information Technology and Political Freedom Economic Freedom and Political Freedom Openness, Investment, and Success Knowledge and National Power Information Technology and Military Capabilities Freedom as Vulnerability New Power Powers as Partners Power, Convergence, and Common Success Integrating Rising Powers The Future of the Core Coda on U.
9780871241832 | Foreign Policy Assn, July 1, 1998, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Book by Gompert, David C.

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Product Description: The second half of the 20th century featured a strategic competition between the United States and the Soviet Union. That competition avoided World War III in part because during the 1950s, scholars like Henry Kissinger, Thomas Schelling, Herman Kahn, and Albert Wohlstetter analyzed the fundamental nature of nuclear deterrence...read more

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9781475232738 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 20, 2012, cover price $19.89 | About this edition: The second half of the 20th century featured a strategic competition between the United States and the Soviet Union.

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Product Description: U.S. withdrawal could affect Iraq's internal security and stability, which could, in turn, affect U.S. strategic interests and the safety of U.S. troops and civilians in Iraq. U.S. policy-makers need a dynamic analytic framework with which to examine the shifting motivations and capabilities of the actors that affect Iraq's security...read more

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9780833047717 | Rand Corp, March 16, 2010, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: U.

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Product Description: In studying the withdrawal from Iraq, RAND assessed logistical constraints, trends in insurgent activity, the readiness of Iraqi security forces, and implications for the size of the residual U.S. force and for security in Iraq and the region...read more

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9780833047724 | Rand Corp, October 30, 2009, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: In studying the withdrawal from Iraq, RAND assessed logistical constraints, trends in insurgent activity, the readiness of Iraqi security forces, and implications for the size of the residual U.

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Product Description: To examine how best to design the Liberian National Police oversight construct, the authors evaluate the likely effectiveness of different oversight options against three criteria—manageability, permanent professionalism, and public confidence—and study concepts used in other African countries...read more

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9780833046277 | Rand Corp, June 30, 2009, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: To examine how best to design the Liberian National Police oversight construct, the authors evaluate the likely effectiveness of different oversight options against three criteria—manageability, permanent professionalism, and public confidence—and study concepts used in other African countries.

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Product Description: The U.S. military is ill-equipped to strike at extremists who hide in populations. Using deadly force against them can harm and alienate the very people whose cooperation U.S. forces are trying to earn. To solve this problem, a new RAND study proposes a 3continuum of force2

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9780833046840 | Rand Corp, May 15, 2009, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: The U.

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Product Description: Examines how the United States should improve its counterinsurgency (COIN) capabilities through, for example, much greater focus on understanding jihadist strategy, using civil measures to strengthen the local government, and enabling local forces to conduct COIN operations...read more

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9780833043092 | Rand Corp, February 29, 2008, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: Examines how the United States should improve its counterinsurgency (COIN) capabilities through, for example, much greater focus on understanding jihadist strategy, using civil measures to strengthen the local government, and enabling local forces to conduct COIN operations.

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9780833045836 | Rand Corp, February 8, 2008, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Examines how the United States should improve its counterinsurgency (COIN) capabilities through, for example, much greater focus on understanding jihadist strategy, using civil measures to strengthen the local government, and enabling local forces to conduct COIN operations.

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Product Description: Liberia's new government has made security sector transformation a high priority. The authors analyze Liberia's complex security environment, set forth an integrated security concept to guide the formation and use of those forces and assemble a complete security structure...read more

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9780833040084 | Rand Corp, August 15, 2007, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Liberia's new government has made security sector transformation a high priority.

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Product Description: For the past decade, Chinese military strategists have keenly observed the changes in U.S. national strategy and military transformation. This report examines the constraints, facilitators, and potential options for Chinese responses to U...read more

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9780833037688 | Rand Corp, June 30, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: For the past decade, Chinese military strategists have keenly observed the changes in U.

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Product Description: A summary of two RAND studies on options for facilitating successful Palestinian development, MG-146-1-DCR and MG-327-1-GG. The former examines options for strengthening governance, security, economic development, access to water, health and health care, and education...read more
By David C. Gompert and Rand Corporation (corporate author)

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9780833037718 | Rand Corp, March 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A summary of two RAND studies on options for facilitating successful Palestinian development, MG-146-1-DCR and MG-327-1-GG.

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This volume is the product of a conference, jointly sponsored by the RAND Corporation and Centre Asie Ifri and summarizes the discussions at the conference, which was held in Paris in June 2003. The chapters in the report were written by researchers fromboth organizations and subsequently edited to produce a mutually acceptable consensus document. The resulting volume offers U.S. and French views of the evolution of Chinese national security policy and military capabilities in the next two decades. Its aim is to examine the issues through a U.S.-French prism and to facilitate analysis of how to develop U.S.-European cooperation on relations with China.
By Francois Godement (editor), David C. Gompert (editor), Evan S. Medeiros (editor) and James C. Mulvenon (editor)

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9780833036766 | Rand Corp, January 30, 2005, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This volume is the product of a conference, jointly sponsored by the RAND Corporation and Centre Asie Ifri and summarizes the discussions at the conference, which was held in Paris in June 2003.

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Product Description: Notes the increasing gap in the abilitiy of the U.S. and European militaries to operate efectively with each other, and examines ways to address the challenge.

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9780833032096 | Rand Corp, August 1, 2002, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Notes the increasing gap in the abilitiy of the U.

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Product Description: By David C. Gompert, et al. Addresses the problem of the growing disparity in combat capability between European and United States forces. Lays out a multi tiered strategy for its solution which is specific and practical, including processes and procedures for implementation. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780788180897 | Diane Pub Co, July 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: By David C.
9781579060206 | Natl Defense Univ Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $5.25 | About this edition: By David C.

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Product Description: This collection of essays collectively offers the first detailed statement by a leading contingent of RAND analysts on the contours of a redefined Atlantic partnership. In the wake of the end of the Cold War, the authors point to the viability of shifting particular financial, strategic, political, and other responsibilities from America to Europe without jeopardizing either area's defense...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David C. Gompert (editor) and F. Stephen Larrabee (editor)

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9780521633673 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1998, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: This collection of essays collectively offers the first detailed statement by a leading contingent of RAND analysts on the contours of a redefined Atlantic partnership.

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