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A New Kind of War

America"s Global Strategy and the Truman Doctrine in Greece

by Howard Jones

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages360
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Open LibraryOL7388186M
ISBN 100195113853
ISBN 109780195113853

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Holding the line in Greece --The Truman doctrine and the beginnings of global strategy --The need for American military assistance --The call for American combat troops --The decision to extend operational advice --The joint U.S. Military advisory   At a time when Washington finds itself asserting a moral justification for continued intervention in Iraq, A Different Kind of War reminds us that the moral authority of the United States on the issue is seriously wanting.” • Journal of Genocide Research “This is one of the most important books

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