By The International Institute for Strategic Studies

The Adelphi Papers monograph sequence is the overseas Institute for Strategic reports' critical contribution to policy-relevant, unique educational examine. gathered at the get together of the Institute's fiftieth anniversary, the twelve Adelphi Papers during this quantity symbolize a few of the finest examples of writing on strategic concerns. they provide insights into the altering protection panorama of the previous half-century and glimpses of a few of the main major safety occasions and traits of our occasions, from the chilly warfare nuclear palms race, in the course of the oil quandary of 1973, to the modern problem of uneven warfare in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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