The Military Balance 2013 is the annual assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of 171 countries world-wide. New features of the 2013 edition include: reorganised and expanded analytical essays, new sections on trends in contemporary armed conflicts in Afghanistan and Syria, as well as trends in defence capability areas, with a focus on equipment, technological or doctrinal developments. Further issues covered include: trends in defence economics and procurement; European defence industries; anti-access/area denial; analysis of regional and national defence policy and economic issues for selected states. Updated graphics feature comparative defence statistics, with the focus on defence economics and major land, sea and air capability concerns. Also included are tables, graphics and analysis of defence economics, additional national capability summaries, additional data on land forces, combat support and combat service support, and new graphics and maps on defence capability issues with additional data on cyber capabilities.
Condition: Some light creases on front cover. Small stain on fore edge. Tight binding and crisp, clean textblock.