The great war as I saw it - War College Series

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It predates WWI -- most likely late-19th century to very early 20th century from the style of a warrior with eagle atop his helmet. But to trace out the history of the whole period, to say who was fighting whom at any given moment, would have been utterly impossible,... Needless to say, the US will still retain a great deal of power by virtue of its large population and developed economy, it will remain in second place, almost no matter what, well into the 21st century.

Pages: 334

Publisher: War College Series (February 24, 2015)

ISBN: 1297479459

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