Burke Chair Books and Major Works

The Burke Chair in Strategy provides political and military analysis of key strategic challenges facing the United States and the world by Anthony H Cordesman. Efforts include Middle East issues, U.S. national security, Chinese military development, lessons of war analysis, the global military balance, asymmetric warfare, and global energy security. In this section you will find some of the major works and books.

Books and Major Works

Afghanistan at Transition

The Iranian Sea-Air-Missile Threat to Gulf Shipping

Iran's Rocket and Missile Forces and Strategic Options

Chinese Strategy and Military Power in 2014

The Indian Ocean Region: A Strategic Net Assessment

Iraq in Crisis

Iran - Sanctions, Energy, Arms Control, and Regime Change

The Gulf Military Balance: Volume I – The Conventional and Asymmetric Dimensions

The Gulf Military Balance: Volume II – The Missile and Nuclear Dimensions

The Gulf Military Balance: Volume III – The Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula

Media Requests