In Peace Prepared: Innovation and Adaptation in Canada's Cold War Army (Studies in Canadian Military History)

In Peace Prepared: Innovation and Adaptation in Canada's Cold War Army (Studies in Canadian Military History)

By: Andrew B. Godefroy (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will appeal to scholars and enthusiasts of Canadian military history, security studies, and Cold War studies.

About Author

Andrew B. Godefroy is a strategic analyst and historian with the Canadian Army, editor-in-chief of the Canadian Army Journal, and the author of Defence and Discovery: Canada's Military Space Program, 1945-74 (UBC Press, 2011).

Contents

Preface Introduction 1 Soldiers as Innovators: The Evolution of Army Combat Development 2 Shadow over Victory: From Occupation to Cold War Army, 1945-50 3 Going East and West: Combat Development in the Hot and Cold Wars, 1950-54 4 Ensuring Destruction: Designing the Tactical Nuclear Army, 1954-58 5 Atomic War Games: Combat Development through Simulation, 1958-64 6 Towards a Flexible Response: Creating a Post-Atomic Mobile Command, 1963-68 Conclusion Appendices Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774827027
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 292
  • ID: 9780774827027
  • weight: 560
  • ISBN10: 0774827025

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