Winslow T. Wheeler worked on national security issues for 31 years for members of the U.S. Senate and for the U.S. General Accounting Office. Lawrence J. Korb is a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress and a Senior Adviser to the Center for Defense Information.
"A serious-minded, number-crunching, cost-conscious analysis... highly recommended for military history and studies shelves, and a 'must-read' for anyone involved in overseeing military operations or structure." - Midwest Book Review Wheeler...and Korb...explain the strengths and weaknesses of America's military forces, shedding light on what genuine military reform is and is not, and what remains to be done. - Parameters, Spring 2008 [T]he folks at Praeger Security International continue their mission of providing readers with insight and understanding of how America's military functions in an era of global uncertainty. Military Reform: A Reference Handbook is authored by Winslow T. Wheeler and Lawrence J. Korb and details the history of attemps at reforming America's armed forces. These two eminent authors examine the critical issues associated with military reform in an effort to distinguish them from "cosmetic dabbling." - SciTech Book News, February 2008,