2 edition of Why keep such an army? found in the catalog.
Why keep such an army?
|Statement||by Matthew Evangelista.|
|Series||Cold War International History Project series -- no. 19|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||44|
Recently, the new Army Secretary Eric Fanning repeated what by now is a familiar refrain in defense policy circles: The Army must tell its story better in order to get the resources it needs. The “tell the story better” narrative is by now a familiar one — and a misguided one. The fundamental problem is not the quality of the Army story; the problem is a fundamental . 17 hours ago In the coronavirus crisis, we have an army of nurses to draw on, but the godmother of the profession had no such luck in the Crimean War .
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book staff as they consider how to handle. You are a business, man. It’s not often I get to quote Jay-Z (Shawn Carter), but this point is unmistakably brilliant. Veterans leave the military and start businesses—as they should, since.
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I want to make an army leader book. Many sergeants above me have strongly recommended I make one. From what I am tracking, it is basically a binder with all your soldiers' pertinent information inside.
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BookArmy was owned by HarperCollins UK and Fleming Media. On March 2,Congress passed the Reduction Act that cut the enlisted strength of the Army by half (f to 5,) but cut the size of the officer corps by only a fifth (from to ).
Thus, even though the Congress had cut the end strength of the Army overall, its limited reduction of the officer corps confirmed that the idea of. A richly deserved salute to the men and women who have served and are serving in the Army.
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Leonard Wong, associate research professor at the U.S. Army War College’s Strategic Studies Institute, said the paper “Why They Fight: Combat Motivation in the Iraq War" validated the popular belief that unit cohesion is a key issue in motivating soldiers to fight. HOW THIS BOOK WORKS Warhammer army books are split into sections, each of which deals with different aspects of the titular army.
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Red Army is unique among military fiction Author: Ralph Peters. Though the Midianite army was vast, perhapsor more (), if Gideon's original army of 32, were to conqueror them they would be considered heroes in battle.
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The Journal-keeping Methods of Lewis and Clark. Clark's last entry is a reminder that "wrighting &c." was one of the principal tasks of the captains, and one that they thoroughly fulfilled. As Donald Jackson has observed, Lewis and Clark were "the writingest explorers of their time. They wrote constantly and abundantly, afloat and ashore, legibly and illegibly, and always with an.
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This is a really great question - and it has been asked repeatedly over the last hundred years. I expect it will be asked repeatedly over the NEXT hundred years as well.
I've served in both the US Army and the US Marine Corps, so I have a unique p. The army is the part of a country's military that fights on the ground. People in the army are called modern armies have vehicles such as tanks, airplanes, and helicopters to help soldiers fight on the ground.
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WW2 memoir. These British soldiers, known as the regular army, lived a life governed by rigorous dictums, low pay, and harsh discipline.
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In Life After the Military: A Handbook for Transitioning Veterans, authors Janelle Hill, Don Philpott, and Cheryl Lawhorne collect all the information needed to settle into life after the military.
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The Army should consider expanding the reading lists of the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army and other commands to include books and articles aimed at improving their understanding of the history, culture, and current issues relevant to the Asia-Pacific region.
The U.S. Army has an important role to play in the U.S. rebalance to Asia.