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The World Wide Military Command and Control System:

Evolution and Effectiveness

David E. Pearson
2000, 414 pages
ISBN: 1-58566-078-7
Cost: $37, AU Press Code: B-76



In this comprehensive analysis of the worldwide military command and control system (WWMCCS), the author examines how organization, technology, and ideology contributed to the development of WWMCCS. He explains how and why WWMCCS developed the way it did. An interview with the chief technical officer of the system that replaced WWMCCS brings a contemporary flavor to the study.


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