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The Impenetrable Fog of War: Reflections on Modern Warfare and Strategic Surprise

The Impenetrable Fog of War: Reflections on Modern Warfare and Strategic Surprise (Hardback)

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Current trends suggest that the fog of war continues to make strategy an opaque enterprise notwithstanding enormous U.S. investments in high-tech weapons, intelligence capabilities, and homeland defense. This edited volume includes essays originally presented at the IISS Global Strategic Review, which was held in Geneva on September 7-9, 2007.

History & PoliticsMilitary StudiesTheory of warfare & military science Publisher: ABC-CLIO Publication Date: 30/07/2008 ISBN-13: 9780313355806  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Patrick M. Cronin is Director of Studies at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) and previously directed research at the Institute for National Strategic Studies, the U.S. Institute of Peace, and the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He has published widely on American foreign and defense policy, Asian-Pacific security affairs, and conflict prevention including Double Trouble: Iran and North Korea as Challenges to International Security (Praeger Security International, 2007).

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