The Pentagon Wars: Reformers Challenge the Old Guard

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Naval Institute Press, 1993 - History - 306 pages
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From the late 1960s through the mid-1980s, a small band of military activists waged war against corruption in the Pentagon, challenging a system they believed squandered the public's money and trust. This book examines that movement and its proponents and describes how the system responded to their criticisms and efforts to change accepted practices and entrenched ways of thinking.

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User Review  - Zachary - Goodreads

A must read. Much more than the movie of the same name, only 1/3 is on the Bradley. The stories of the F-15, F-16, A-10, and others are just as educational. And the John Boyd reading list at the back ... Read full review

Review: The Pentagon Wars: Reformers Challenge the Old Guard

User Review  - Azriel - Goodreads

If you ever wanted to know why we as a nation are broke, read this book. An excellent companion piece to Robert Coram's BOYD. Read full review

Contents

The Fighter Mafia
13
To Be or to Do
28
Storm Clouds of Reform
41
Copyright

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