How Wars End Eye-witness Accounts of the Fall of Berlin by V. Sevruk

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .

Written in English

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  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Military - General

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Number of Pages380
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Open LibraryOL8424773M
ISBN 10141021883X
ISBN 109781410218834

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Ambassador Ivo H. Daalder, US Permanent Representative to NATO chaired the discussion. Aftermath: Empire's End is a canon novel written by Chuck Wendig and the final volume in Star Wars: The Aftermath Trilogy.

It was first published by Del Rey on February 21, The novel features the Battle of Jakku, the final engagement of the Galactic Civil War. The paperback edition.

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Except that, as Rose points out in his review of years of American experience, successfully ending wars has always involved far more than military victory. Starting with World War I and ending with the Iraq war (and with clear implications for the war in Afghanistan), Rose shows how confused political leaders often are about exactly what Author: Lawrence D.

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Empire's End, also known as Dark Empire III: Empire's End, was a series of comics written by Tom Veitch and Jim Baikie, and the end of the Dark Empire trilogy. It was originally released by Dark Horse Comics in as a two-issue monthly series, then in September as a trade paperback.

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