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Dirty Eddie's War
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Lee Cook
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-15 - Publisher: University of North Texas Press

Dirty Eddie’s War is the true account of the war-time experiences of Harry Andrew March, Jr., captured by way of diary entries addressed to his beloved wife, Elsa. Nicknamed “Dirty Eddie” by his comrades, he served as a member of four squadrons operating in the South Pacific, frequently under difficult
Diversionary War
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Amy Oakes
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-03 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

The very existence of diversionary wars is hotly contested in the press and among political scientists. Yet no book has so far tackled the key questions of whether leaders deliberately provoke conflicts abroad to distract the public from problems at home, or whether such gambles offer a more effective response
Women and War
Language: en
Authors: Amy Oakes
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Books about Women and War
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Edward Landers
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11 - Publisher: Trafford Publishing

“Eddie” is a true to life biography in every sense. It has not been embellished or altered from the historical record. It is my history and is accurate even to the comments and conversations as nearly as I can recall. I’ve always thought that a well developed sense of humor
Stopping Wars and Making Peace
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Kristen Eichensehr, W. Michael Reisman
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-07 - Publisher: BRILL

During most of human history, war was a basic instrument of statecraft, considered, for the most part, a lawful, honorable, ennobling, and even romantic pursuit. By contrast, peacemaking remained a marginal and indeed incongruous interstate activity. A war would end when the belligerents ended it. The experience of the twentieth