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Civil-Military Relations in Communist Systems
Civil-Military Relations in Communist Systems
Edited by Dale R. Herspring and Ivan Volgyes
Westview Press, 1978, 273 pp
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Without providing clear answers either as to theory or to practice, this book takes us further toward an understanding of the subject than earlier ones, not least because of the comparative look at the Soviet Union, some of its Warsaw Pact allies, Yugoslavia, and China. Among the contributors are the leading American and Canadian scholars in the field.