In This Review

The Influence of Force in Foreign Relations
The Influence of Force in Foreign Relations
By Captain W. D. Puleston
Van Nostrand, 1955, 254 pp.

Captain Puleston, U.S.N. (Retired), after discussing the rôle of force in history and criticizing a number of features of recent American policy and strategy, is inclined to conclude that war is the "instrument chosen by the modern world to secure its rapid development."