[John Tower Speech on International Security given to the National Press Club Luncheon in Washington, D.C., May 18, 1983]

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Speech explaining worldwide trends that should be troubling for United States defense, including increasing militarism, the rise of Soviet military power, the interdependence of national economies, and weakening alliances. Provides several suggestions for how to confront these problems.

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Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991 May 18, 1983.

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Speech explaining worldwide trends that should be troubling for United States defense, including increasing militarism, the rise of Soviet military power, the interdependence of national economies, and weakening alliances. Provides several suggestions for how to confront these problems.

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9 p.

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Funded in part by the Institute of Museum & Library Services and the Texas State Library & Archives Commission (2015).

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  • Accession or Local Control No: TowerSpeeches-Box21-Folder35-NatPressClub-1983-SM
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth612032

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Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991. [John Tower Speech on International Security given to the National Press Club Luncheon in Washington, D.C., May 18, 1983], text, May 18, 1983; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth612032/: accessed October 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Southwestern University.