TITLE

'Know the cost of war?' You joke

AUTHOR(S)
Young, John
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);5/11/2011, Vol. 109 Issue 5, p5A
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the cost of maintaining military strength and equipments to support the war.
ACCESSION #
60964191

 

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