The Weapon Wizards
by Newt Gingrich
USA – -(Ammoland.com)- I seldom write about books, but after reading The Weapon Wizards: How Israel Became a High-Tech Military Superpower, I was so impressed that I wanted to share it with you.
Written by two veteran defense reporters, the newly released book provides remarkable insight into Israeli weapons development.
It is thoughtful and provocative, and a book that I encourage every decision-maker in America to read – including every member of Congress.
The authors, Yaakov Katz and Amir Bohbot, have exceptional knowledge of – and contacts within – the Israeli defense establishment. Throughout the book, they thoroughly discuss how Israel uses innovation, creativity, entrepreneurship, and the application of technology to solve problems. Their descriptions will inspire you to think differently about your own business and career.
I suspect the book will also rightly cause some to rethink how innovation occurs in American national security. It personally left me convinced that we could innovate a lot faster and a lot cheaper than we currently do today. That’s because part of the problem in our national security system is structural, but part is cultural.
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