“National Police Reserve” provides a history of the organisation which formed the basis of today s Japanese armed forces. The book examines the origins of the force, its character and operation, and its evolution into the Ground Self Defense Force.”
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Going behind the scenes of an armored cavalry regiment, an insider's view includes photographs, illustrations, and diagrams of tanks, helicopters, and artillery systems, interviews..
ISBN 10 : 0674040171
ISBN 13 : 9780674040175
Multiethnic Japan challenges the received view of Japanese society as ethnically homogeneous. Employing a wide array of arguments and evidence--historical and comparative, intervie..
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: The region around the Paracel Islands and the South China Sea is important to the economies of the surrounding states in terms of the fish resources and potential for energy rese..
ISBN 10 : 1984057766
ISBN 13 : 9781984057761
Since the end of World War II, the United States has made maintaining a favorable balance of power in Eurasia a core element of its national security strategy. It did so in good me..
ISBN 10 : 9781453225790
ISBN 13 : 145322579X
A “riveting” New York Times bestseller by the author of Exodus about an American in Israel drawn into the danger of the Suez Crisis (Library Journal). How did Gideon Zadok, an ..
ISBN 10 : 1490406247
ISBN 13 : 9781490406244
This volume is one in a continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by..