Howard, Michael. New York: Viking Press (1971). First Edition. Advance Copy with review slip laid in. Cloth. 262 pp. Review slip has notes in ink. “To Mr. Howard, modern war cannot be analyzed, comprehended, or excused in a study of combat operations alone; analysis of the non-military factors – the political, social, and economic contexts surrounding the issues – is as important, if it is not obligatory, to any understanding of the requirements for peace.” Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good.