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French military reforms and strategy

Ronald Tiersky

French military reforms and strategy

by Ronald Tiersky

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Published by National Defense University, Institute for National Strategic Studies in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization,
  • France -- Military relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Military relations -- France

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ronald Tiersky
    SeriesStrategic forum -- no. 94
    ContributionsNational Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13566662M
    OCLC/WorldCa36391219

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