Ideas and Armaments: Military Ideologies in the Making of Brazil's Arms Industries (Hardback)David M. Schwam-Baird
Hardback Published: 01/12/1996
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In the short space of 20 years, Brazil emerged from relative technological backwardness to become a major exporter of tanks, rockets and aircraft. This book examines the various ideologies, strategies and conflicts of Brazil's military leaders of the period that lay behind this phenomemon. Building upon two schools of thought, this book explains the phenomenal emergence of the Brazilian arms industry.
Publisher: University Press of America