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The Shield of Achilles

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Written by Philip BobbittAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Philip Bobbitt

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 960 pages
  • Publisher: Anchor
  • On Sale: September 9, 2003
  • Price: $24.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-385-72138-7 (0-385-72138-2)
Also available as an eBook.

Philip Bobbitt teaches constitutional law at the University of Texas, where he holds the A. W. Walker Centennial Chair. He was formerly the Anderson Senior Research Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford, where he was a member of the Modern History faculty. He was later the Marsh Christian Fellow in War Studies at King’s College, London. He has served as associate counsel to the president for intelligence and international security, legal counsel to the Senate Select Committee on the Iran-Contra Affair, the counselor on international law at the Department of State, as well as director of intelligence, senior director for critical infrastructure, and senior director for strategic planning at the National Security Council. He has written several previous books on nuclear strategy, social choice, and constitutional law. He lives in Austin, Washington, and London.

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