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Product Description: In 1991, the United States Army trounced the Iraqi army in battle, only to stumble blindly into postwar turmoil. Then, in 2003, the United States did it again. How could this happen? How could the strongest power in modern history fight two wars against the same opponent in just over a decade, win lightning victories both times, and yet still be woefully unprepared for the aftermath? Because Americans always forget the political aspects of war...read more

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9781416590552 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, December 20, 2011), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: IN 1991 THE UNITED STATES trounced the Iraqi army in battle only to stumble blindly into postwar turmoil.

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9781511384124 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, April 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In 1991, the United States Army trounced the Iraqi army in battle, only to stumble blindly into postwar turmoil.

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Product Description: Today's protracted asymmetrical conflicts confuse efforts to measure progress, often inviting politics and wishful thinking to replace objective evaluation.In Assessing War, military historians, social scientists, and military officers explore how observers have analyzed the trajectory of war in American conflicts from the Seven Years' War through the war in Afghanistan...read more
By Lepore (editor)

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9781626162457 | Georgetown Univ Pr, December 15, 2015, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: Today's protracted asymmetrical conflicts confuse efforts to measure progress, often inviting politics and wishful thinking to replace objective evaluation.

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9781626162464 | Georgetown Univ Pr, December 15, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Today's protracted asymmetrical conflicts confuse efforts to measure progress, often inviting politics and wishful thinking to replace objective evaluation.

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Product Description: What happens if we bet too heavily on unmanned systems, cyber warfare, and special operations in our defense?In today's U.S. defense policy debates, big land wars are out. Drones, cyber weapons, special forces, and space weapons are in...read more

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9780815726890 | 1 edition (Brookings Inst Pr, August 31, 2015), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: What happens if we bet too heavily on unmanned systems, cyber warfare, and special operations in our defense?

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9780815727422 | Brookings Inst Pr, August 31, 2015, cover price $26.00

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Product Description: Why has America stopped winning wars? For nearly a century, up until the end of World War II in 1945, America enjoyed a Golden Age of decisive military triumphs. And then suddenly, we stopped winning wars. The decades since have been a Dark Age of failures and stalemates-in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan-exposing our inability to change course after battlefield setbacks...read more

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9780316254885 | Little Brown & Co, June 2, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Why has America stopped winning wars?

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9780373225989, titled "Royal Protector" | Harlequin Books, January 1, 2001, cover price $4.25 | also contains Royal Protector | About this edition: Harlequin Intrigue Series

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Product Description:  This book addresses the relationship between the 'liberal' values of Anglo-Saxon cultures and the way that they conduct themselves when they are fighting - or preparing to fight - wars. The United States and the United Kingdom are characterised by a consensus that their social and political arrangements are, in a very broad sense, ‘liberal’...read more
By Alan Cromartie (editor)

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9781138840119 | Routledge, April 23, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition:  This book addresses the relationship between the 'liberal' values of Anglo-Saxon cultures and the way that they conduct themselves when they are fighting - or preparing to fight - wars.

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Product Description: The Army often uses vehicles informally classified as ultra-light tactical mobility (Utm). This report assesses the demands, requirements, current ad hoc capabilities, and key considerations for developing and sustaining established Army Utm fleets.

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9780833087768 | Rand Corp, April 28, 2015, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: The Army often uses vehicles informally classified as ultra-light tactical mobility (Utm).

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Product Description: The mission of the United States Army is to fight and win our nation's wars by providing prompt, sustained land dominance across the full range of military operations and spectrum of conflict in support of combatant commanders. Accomplishing this mission rests on the ability of the Army to equip and move its forces to the battle and sustain them while they are engaged...read more

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9780309307338 | Natl Academy Pr, December 29, 2014, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: The mission of the United States Army is to fight and win our nation's wars by providing prompt, sustained land dominance across the full range of military operations and spectrum of conflict in support of combatant commanders.

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Product Description: In the last decades, the United States Army has often been involved in missions other than conventional warfare. These include low-intensity conflicts, counterinsurgency operations, and nation-building efforts. Although non-conventional warfare represents the majority of missions executed in the past sixty years, the Army still primarily plans, organizes, and trains to fight conventional ground wars...read more

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9781442236943 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, September 17, 2014, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: In the last decades, the United States Army has often been involved in missions other than conventional warfare.

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Product Description: Uses an enterprise-oriented approach to assess the capacity of the current agile combat support (ACS) manpower mix to support expeditionary operations and assesses the costs and capacity of several rebalanced mixes.

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9780833082084 | Rand Corp, June 30, 2014, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Uses an enterprise-oriented approach to assess the capacity of the current agile combat support (ACS) manpower mix to support expeditionary operations and assesses the costs and capacity of several rebalanced mixes.

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Product Description: This report examines mechanisms, sources, and inter-Service agreements for funding special operations forces (SOF) operations and provides recommendations to reduce the frequency and duration of disputes between the United States Special Operations Command, the Military Departments, and Geographic Combatant Commands over their respective funding responsibilities for SOF...read more

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9780833085061 | Rand Corp, June 2, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This report examines mechanisms, sources, and inter-Service agreements for funding special operations forces (SOF) operations and provides recommendations to reduce the frequency and duration of disputes between the United States Special Operations Command, the Military Departments, and Geographic Combatant Commands over their respective funding responsibilities for SOF.

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Product Description: Defense analysis can improve support of policymakers dealing with multiple objectives and deep uncertainties. Doing so will involve both seeing through the fog with simple analysis and undergirding results with depth as necessary...read more

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9780833085078 | Rand Corp, April 18, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Defense analysis can improve support of policymakers dealing with multiple objectives and deep uncertainties.

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Product Description: This report seeks to inform the debate over the extent of U.S. military presence overseas by providing a rigorous estimate of the costs associated with maintaining U.S. Air Force installations and units overseas rather than in the United States.

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9780833080370 | Rand Corp, September 15, 2013, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This report seeks to inform the debate over the extent of U.

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Product Description: Current DoD force planning processes assume that U.S. military interventions are serially independent over time. This report challenges this assumption, arguing that interventions occur in temporally dependent clusters in which the likelihood of an intervention depends on interventions in the recent past...read more

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9780833079015 | Rand Corp, June 14, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Current DoD force planning processes assume that U.

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Product Description: The U.S. military is one of the largest and most complex organizations in the world. How it spends its money, chooses tactics, and allocates its resources have enormous implications for national defense and the economy. The Science of War is the only comprehensive textbook on how to analyze and understand these and other essential problems in modern defense policy...read more

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9780691137025 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 31, 2009, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The U.

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9780691157993 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, April 21, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The U.

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9781400830930 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 6, 2009, cover price $35.00

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9781620813645 | Nova Science Pub Inc, September 30, 2012, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: The U.S. Department of Defense has placed a renewed emphasis on planning for security cooperation with foreign militaries, but it is still in the early stages of developing comprehensive guidance on how to conduct this type of planning...read more

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9780833060280 | Rand Corp, August 30, 2012, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The U.

By Robert H. Scales (editor)

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9781588268099, titled "US Policy in Afghanistan and Iraq: Lessons and Legacies" | Lynne Rienner Pub, May 31, 2012, cover price $55.00

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Product Description: Many factors contribute to imbalances between needed agile combat support (ACS) resources and those available at any given time to simultaneously meet all requirements for contingency and trainingoperations. This report describes ACS process gaps and recommends implementation strategies to facilitate changes needed to improve Air Force command and control through enhanced ACS planning, execution,monitoring, and control processes...read more

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9780833053091 | Rand Corp, January 16, 2013, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Many factors contribute to imbalances between needed agile combat support (ACS) resources and those available at any given time to simultaneously meet all requirements for contingency and trainingoperations.

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Product Description: To analyze policy options that would improve utilization of reserve forces, the authors assess how Army active and reserve forces are used. Converting billets from low-use to high-use career fields within acomponent could partially, but not completely, rebalance the reserve components...read more

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9780833050380 | Rand Corp, December 16, 2011, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: To analyze policy options that would improve utilization of reserve forces, the authors assess how Army active and reserve forces are used.

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Product Description: The Secretary of Defense plans to shift Navy aircraft carrier acquisition to every five years. This shift should have little impact on force structure and the industrial base in the next decade. After that, the force structure shrinks, as does the chance of meeting goals for the number of deployed aircraft carriers...read more

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9780833051455 | Rand Corp, May 16, 2011, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: The Secretary of Defense plans to shift Navy aircraft carrier acquisition to every five years.

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Product Description: U.S. defense planning is beset with technology-related problems for force projection, obsolescence of forces and concepts of operations, and the need for a new Asian-Pacific strategy. Finding the way ahead amidst fiscal constraints is challenging.

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9780833052100 | Rand Corp, April 16, 2011, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: U.

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Product Description: Produced status profiles of the Army1s medium and heavy TWV fleets to show how many vehicles of each type the Army has and the years of useful life remaining for each group.

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9780833050939 | Rand Corp, March 16, 2011, cover price $44.00 | About this edition: Produced status profiles of the Army1s medium and heavy TWV fleets to show how many vehicles of each type the Army has and the years of useful life remaining for each group.

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Product Description: Congress requested a study of the future U.S. combat and tactical wheeled vehicle fleets to review and make suggestions regarding requirements; capability gaps; technology, operational, and business risks; and modeling simulation needs.

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9780833051738 | Rand Corp, March 16, 2011, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Congress requested a study of the future U.

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