How Wars End: Why We Always Fight the Last Battle: A History of American Intervention from World War I to Afghanistan

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Price
$18.00  $16.74
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
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Pages
432
Dimensions
5.4 X 8.3 X 1.2 inches | 0.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781416590552

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About the Author

Gideon Rose is the Editor of Foreign Affairs. Before serving as Managing Editor of the magazine, he was Associate Director for Near East and South Asian Affairs on the staff of the National Security Council and Deputy Director of National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. After studying classics at Yale, he received a Ph.D. in government from Harvard; he has taught American foreign policy at Princeton and Columbia.

Reviews

"A chilling yet fascinating account of what can go wrong in the Situation Room." --The New York Times Book Review
"A smart new book." --Fareed Zakaria, The Washington Post
"A subtle and elegant book." --Gideon Rachman, Financial Times
"Thought-provoking. . . . An excellent volume to begin the process of postwar planning and to consider how to use history as a model to address the complex issues involved in ending a war." --U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings
"How Wars End is of tremendous value to soldiers and policymakers.... Buy it, read it and think about it." --Army Magazine