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The United States and the defense of the Pacific

by R. D. McLaurin

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Published by Westview Press, Kyungnam University Press in Boulder, Colo., U.S.A, Seoul, Korea .
Written in English

  • Pacific Area,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Pacific Area -- Defenses.,
    • United States -- Military policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-343) and index.

      StatementRonald D. McLaurin, Chung-in Moon.
      SeriesIFES international relations series ;, no. 18
      ContributionsMoon, Chung-in.
      LC ClassificationsUA830 .M387 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 353 p. ;
      Number of Pages353
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2200991M
      ISBN 100813379172
      LC Control Number89022626

      Chuck Hagel served as the 24th Secretary of Defense from February to February During his tenure, he directed significant steps to modernize America’s partnerships and alliances, advance the rebalance in Asia-Pacific, bolster support for European allies, and enhance defense cooperation in the Middle East while overseeing the end of America’s combat mission in Afghanistan.   By More Than Providence provides the greatest value in illustrating how the draw of the Asia-Pacific has been an enduring influence in the United States for nearly two-and-a-half centuries. Matthew T. Brundage, Journal of American-East Asian Relations Green brings scholarly and policymaking credentials to this tour d’horizon.

      Organization. The Army, as one of the three military departments (Army, Navy and Air Force) reporting to the Department of Defense, is composed of two distinct and equally important components. Preface The Overview Book has been published as part of the President’s Annual Defense Budget for the past few years. From FY to FY , OSD published the “Annual Defense Report” (ADR) to meet 10 USC Section requirements. Subsequently, the Overview began to fill this role.

      Air University Press (AU Press) is the publishing agent for Air University (AU). Since , it has edited, published, and distributed over million student papers, curriculum texts, faculty research pieces, journals, and scholarly books to further airpower thought critical to the intellectual growth of the Air Force.   For all the furor over Iran and the Gulf, or Britain and Brexit, the most important foreign news of the month is what would normally be a relatively obscure Chinese official document: China’s National Defense in the New White Paper was issued on July 22 nd in both Chinese and English. Unlike China’s previous defense white papers — the most recent of which came out in .

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