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The C-5A scandal

an inside story of the military-industrial complex.

by Berkeley Rice

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Air Force -- Procurement,
    • Lockheed-Georgia Company,
    • C-5A (Jet transports),
    • Defense contracts -- United States,
    • Military-industrial complex -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL686.L6 R5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 238 p.
      Number of Pages238
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5447681M
      ISBN 100395121035
      LC Control Number73144075

      The C-5A Scandal(1st Edition) An Inside Story of the Military-Industrial Complex by Berkeley Rice Hardcover, Pages, Published by Houghton Mifflin ISBN . Popular Aeronautical Books Showing of 98 Introduction to Flight (Hardcover) by. John D. Anderson Jr. (shelved 2 times as aeronautical) The C-5A scandal;: An inside story of the military-industrial complex (Unknown Binding) by. Berkeley Rice (shelved 1 time as aeronautical).

      Enthralling and explosive, Prophets of War is an exposé of America's largest military contractor, Lockheed Martin. When President Dwight D. Eisenhower gave his famous warning about the dangers of the military industrial complex, he never would have dreamed that a company could accumulate the kind of power and influence now wielded by this behemoth a full-service weapons maker /5(2). First book of his memoirs was published in Paris in The scandal would eventually lead to the resignation of the president, U.S. Air Force auditor who exposed to Congress a $2 billion cost overrun associated with Lockheed's C-5A cargo plane. Fitzgerald retired from .

        The C-5A Scandal: An Inside Story of the Military-Industrial Complex by Berkeley Rice, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, An exposé of over one billion dollars in cost overruns after Lockheed Martin was awarded the contract to build the C-5A aircraft. This paper argues that contrary to mainstream accounting's portrayal of managerial controls as benefitting society by helping to ensure that resources are employed in the most efficient manner, in at least one [email protected] national [email protected] control systems have simply served as a means to mask the transformation of waste into riches.. Since World War II, the defense budget has Cited by:


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