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    • The Drone Revolution

    • By: Lawrence D. Freedman
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 17 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It is a measure of how much the United States’ security has improved since the more dangerous moments of the Cold War that the most troublesome issues in the military field today concern not weapons of mass destruction but targeted killing. The power that comes with access to the nuclear codes, of course, remains foremost when considering a presidential candidate’s fitness for office. Yet no American leader has authorized the use of nuclear weapons since 1945.

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    • The War That Didn't End All Wars

    • What Started in 1914 - And Why It Lasted So Long
    • By: Lawrence D. Freedman
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 25 mins
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    A hundred years after World War I, new accounts of the drama help listeners navigate the intricacies of European politics and the political and diplomatic maneuverings that kicked off the war. Yet there is still no consensus on its origins or lessons.

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