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The Middle East Military Balance 1985

1st Edition

By Mark A Heller, Aharon Levran, Zeev Eytan


392 pages

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This annual reference provides a statistical study of military trends in the Middle East and a collection of essays analyzing the details and strategic significance of events in the region. With this edition, The Middle East Military Balance moves to a calendar-year basis. The description and analysis in this volume cover the years 1984 and 1985, and the figures presented are correct as of late 1985. Part I surveys. the major strategic developments in the region during the period under review. Part II presents battle order. information on the armed forces in the region and assesses the capabilities of the major military establishments. Part III analyzes various sub-regional military balances. And Part IV provides updated reference materials - comparative tables, a ·glossary of weaponry, maps and abbreviations.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Strategic Developments in the Middle East, Part 2 Regional Military Forces, Part 3 The Military Balance in the Middle East, Part 4 Comparative Tables, Glossary of Weapons Systems, List of Abbreviations, Maps

About the Authors

Mark A. Heller

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Middle Eastern
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies