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Eliot A. Cohen

Eliot A. Cohen

Eliot A. Cohen is the Robert E. Osgood Professor of Strategic Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

The Red Army—and Us Inside the Soviet Army. by Viktor Suvorov. Macmillan. 304 pp. $15.95. The Threat: Inside the Soviet Military Machine. by Andrew Cockburn. Random House. 338 pp. $16.95. S.L.A. Marshall,...

An Evolving Epic The Arab-Israeli Wars. by Chaim Herzog. Random House. 392 pp. $20.00. The son of a distinguished British rabbi (later Chief Rabbi of Palestine), Chaim Herzog served...

Military Thinking On Strategy: A Critical Analysis of the Vietnam War. by Harry G. Summers, Jr. Presidio Press. 137 pp. $12.95. Colonel Harry Summers begins this concise and fascinating...

What should we make of the All-Volunteer Force? Government officials, be they Republicans or Democrats, and even some officers, assure us that it is working...

The Way We Fight The Wars of America by Robert Leckie. Harper & Row. 1160 pp. $29.95. The History of American Wars from 1745 to 1918. by T. Harry Williams. Knopf....

Of Arms & Men National Defense. by James Fallows. Random House. 204 pp. $12.95. It seems strange but is undeniably true that now, less than a decade after Vietnam,...