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New Technology and Military Power: General Purpose Military Forces for the 1980s and Beyond

New Technology and Military Power: General Purpose Military Forces for the 1980s and Beyond

By Seymour J. Deitchman

Westview Press, 1979, 315 pp.

Coming at a time when there is a growing consensus in favor of more defense spending, this book makes a valuable contribution by suggesting what capabilities we really need in order to improve our non-strategic military forces. The author's purpose in weaving his way through the new military technologies is to help us to know how to choose wisely.