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Expenses of the war

Gallatin, Albert

Expenses of the war

by Gallatin, Albert

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Published by J.T. Towers, printer in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Finance -- United States.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1845-1849.

    • Edition Notes

      Caption title.

      Statementby Albert Gallatin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ8108 .G3 1848a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination16 p. ;
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6975040M
      LC Control Number06034287
      OCLC/WorldCa2055931

      For the Vietnam War and the Persian Gulf War, the figures reported here are Department of Defense estimates of the "incremental" costs of military operations--i.e., the costs of war-related activities over and above the normal, day-to-day costs of recruiting, paying, training, and equipping standing military forces. 1 day ago  The core of Gorra’s book is a Civil War narrative, which he has created by untangling the war’s appearances throughout Faulkner’s fiction and rearranging them “into something like.

      America's spending at $,,, is roughly one-third of what all of Europe spent on the war (Above data is from table below).This represents an immense shift as America was able to spend such vast quantities on the war, more than any other country in the world, and remained a world economic power after the war ended, while many of the. “The first great book on war in all its aspects, and still one of the best.” On War () by Carl von Clausewitz “On War represents the most ambitious effort ever made by a theorist of human conflict to systematize war and understand it for what it is.” “Absolutely essential for understanding the human phenomenon of war.”.

        Lorenz M. Lüthi is associate professor at McGill University and a leading historian of the Cold War. His first book, The Sino-Soviet Split: Cold War in the Communist World, won the Furniss Award and the Marshall Shulman Book second book, Cold Wars: Asia, the Middle East, Europe, was published in March and presents a re-evaluation of the Cold War from multiple .   "John Denson's The Costs of War offers a devastating critique of Washington's interventionist tendencies. The book, a series of conference papers, shows how, for instance, the Civil War sparked the federal government's (still ongoing) centralization of power and how World War I reflected the triumph of collectivism." —Doug Bandow, World.


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