This is the most up-to-date assessment of all aspects of the People's Liberation Army. Leading specialists on the Chinese military cover military leadership, defense doctrine and military readiness, preparations for high-tech warfare, military expenditure, military logistics, the scientific and technological base for defense procurement, and China's security concerns in Northeast Asia.
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Paper Tiger: A Skeptical Appraisal of China's Military Might By Montaperto, Ronald N. Eikenberry, Karl W. Harvard International Review, Vol. 18, No. 2, Spring 1996
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