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Militarism, U.S.A.

James A. Donovan

Militarism, U.S.A.

by James A. Donovan

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Militarism -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [243]-249.

    Statement[by] James A. Donovan. With a foreword by David M. Shoup.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA23 .D63 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 265 p.
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14716139M

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In a widely noted and quoted article in Atlantic Monthly (April, ), retired military men Colonel J. Donovan and General David M. Shoup registered their alarm at ""The New American Militarism."" This escalation of that inside attack (written by Donovan, assisted and introduced by Shoup) further scrutinizes the bloated military establishment, the defense plans and policies it.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Donovan, James A. Militarism, U.S.A. New York, Scribner [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.

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