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The Promise of Alliance

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ISBN-10: 0847685810
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[A] valuable and convincing piece of research. (Michael Clarke International Affairs, Vol. 74, No. 4, October 1998)

Informative and thought-provokinggggg (Steven W. Hook, Kent State University H-Net: Humanities and Social Science Reviews Online)

This is a clearly written treatise on the evolution of NATO goals, identity, and successes and failures in providing an enduring alliance structure that has transcended Cold War strategic thinking. . . . Recommended for all libraries as a supplemental text for courses on security issues. (CHOICE)

Informative and thought-provoking (Steven W. Hook, Kent State University H-Net: Humanities and Social Science Reviews Online)

About the Author

Ian Q. R. Thomas received his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in 1995. He holds degrees from the University of Stockholm and Amherst College.

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Product Details

  • Series: Studies in Contemporary China
  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (January 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0847685810
  • ISBN-13: 978-0847685813
  • Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 1 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.9 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,416,048 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Mr. Thomas' book is required reading for anyone interested in understanding the political climate that forged NATO.
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