Lessons of the World-War

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Robert Higgs is a Senior Fellow in Political Economy at the Independent Institute and Editor at Large of the Institute’s quarterly journal The Independent Review. A signature was required before a map could be checked out for an exercise, and the army made sure every last one got returned. “Even if it gets destroyed, you need to bring back the pieces,” Beldavs says. The Holocaust was an attrocity that should never happen again. S. is focusing its resources in the wrong arenas, promoting military relationships at the expense of democracy-building and conflict prevention.

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Publisher: Nabu Press (February 16, 2010)

ISBN: 1144609313

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