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Drift : the unmooring of American military power / Rachel Maddow.

Maddow, Rachel. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Kirtland Community College Library UA 23 .M33 2013 30775305453616 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0307460991 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780307460998 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 275 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st pbk ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, [2013], c2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-261) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Is it too late to descope this? -- G.I. Joe, Ho Chi Minh, and the American art of fighting about fighting -- A nation at peace everywhere in the world -- Let 'er fly -- Isle of spice -- Stupid regulations -- Mylanta, 'tis of thee -- Doing more with less (hassle) -- "One hell of a killing machine" -- An $8 trillion fungus among us -- You build it, you own it.
Summary, etc.:
An exploration of Maddow's view that our culture's become deeply militarized, and that the role of the national security sector has shape-shifted and grown over the past century to the point of being financially unsustainable and confused in mission.
Subject: National security > United States.
United States > Military policy.
United States > Armed Forces > Appropriations and expenditures.
Militarism > United States.
Political culture > United States.
United States > Foreign relations > 1989-
United States > Politics and government > 1989-

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