Ace In The Hole

Ace In The Hole

by Timothy J. Botti

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313299766
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 06/21/1996
Series: Contributions in Military Studies Series , #16
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)
Lexile: 1610L (what's this?)

About the Author

TIMOTHY J. BOTTI is an unaffiliated historian who is the author of The Long Wait: Forging of the Anglo-American Nuclear Alliance, 1945-1958 (Greenwood, 1987).

Table of Contents

Abbreviations

Sayonara Sanity?

War Scare

The Soviets Draw an Ace

Strategic Error

First Forbearance

The Cart Before the Horse

French Chestnuts in the Fire

The President Vacillates

Muscling Up

Sword of Damocles

The Last Sideshow

The Autobahn to Armageddon

Cocked Gun

Amateur Hour

Harebrained Schemes

Muddling Through

Multilateral Folly

High Noon

Two Bluffs

Best-Laid Plans

Strategic Incompetence

Unplayable Card?

Endnotes

Bibliography

Index

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