The Pentagon Wars: Reformers Challenge the Old Guard

Front Cover
Naval Institute Press, 1993 - History - 306 pages
6 Reviews
From the late 1960s through the mid-1980s, a small band of military activists waged war against corruption in the Pentagon, challenging a system they believed squandered the public's money and trust. This book examines that movement and its proponents and describes how the system responded to their criticisms and efforts to change accepted practices and entrenched ways of thinking.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
2
4 stars
3
3 stars
1
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: The Pentagon Wars: Reformers Challenge the Old Guard

User Review  - Azriel - Goodreads

If you ever wanted to know why we as a nation are broke, read this book. An excellent companion piece to Robert Coram's BOYD. Read full review

Review: The Pentagon Wars: Reformers Challenge the Old Guard

User Review  - Alecia D - Goodreads

This is the book Josh made me read as part of our annual book swap and it was actually pretty interesting and helped me understand what he does at work better so I'm glad he had me read it. Read full review

Contents

The Fighter Mafia
13
To Be or to Do
28
Storm Clouds of Reform
41
Copyright

15 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information