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Life in the U.S. Armed Forces: (not) Just Another Job

Anni P. Baker - History - 2008 - 241 pages
Anni Baker has created a fascinating exploration of life in the armed forces, as it has been experienced by millions of men, women, and children over the past six decades. Her ...
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Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World

David Vine - Political Science - 2015 - 384 pages
From Italy to the Indian Ocean, from Japan to Honduras, a far-reaching examination of the perils of American military bases overseas American military bases encircle the globe ...
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Embattled Garrisons: Comparative Base Politics and American Globalism

Kent E. Calder - Political Science - 2010 - 336 pages
The overseas basing of troops has been a central pillar of American military strategy since World War II--and a controversial one. Are these bases truly essential to protecting ...
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America Town: Building the Outposts of Empire

Mark L. Gillem - 2007 - 350 pages
Covers the land development and architectural policies and practices that the US military follows worldwide in planning, building, and expanding installations of untold extent ...
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The African American Experience in Vietnam: Brothers in Arms

James E. Westheider - History - 2007 - 200 pages
In this book James E. Westheider explores the social and professional paradoxes facing African-American soldiers in Vietnam. Service in the military started as a demonstration ...
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Base Politics: Democratic Change and the U.S. Military Overseas

Alexander Cooley - Political Science - 2012 - 328 pages
According to the Department of Defense's 2004 Base Structure Report, the United States officially maintains 860 overseas military installations and another 115 on ...
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Military Base Closure: A Reference Handbook

David S. Sorenson - History - 2007 - 197 pages
This one-of-a-kind reference book investigates the current state of U.S. military bases and examines the wide-ranging implications of the base-closure and realignment debates ...
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Who Will Fight the Next War?: The Changing Face of the American Military

Martin Binkin - History - 179 pages
The Persian Gulf conflict was the first major combat test for U.S. military forces since the nation ended conscription two decades ago. As hundreds of thousands of American ...
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The Bases of Empire: The Global Struggle Against U.S. Military Posts

Catherine Lutz - History - 2009 - 356 pages
Winner, 2010 Association for Jewish Studies Jordan Schnitzer Book Award 2011 Honorable Mention for the American Sociological Association Culture Section's Mary Douglas Prize ...
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