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Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare books

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Social Media Warfare: Equal Weapons for All by Michael Erbschloe Social Media Warfare: Equal Weapons for All

Social media applications can be weaponized with very little skill. Social media warfare has become a burden that nation states, government agencies, and corporations need to face. To address the social media warfare threat in a reasonable manner that reduces...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2017

Soft Power on Hard Problems Strategic Influence in Irregular Warfare by Ajit Maan Soft Power on Hard Problems Strategic Influence in Irregular Warfare

This book is a practice in military civics. This collection of international perspectives challenge commonly held assumptions and outmoded paradigms of engagement. The authors share the view that the over-reliance on kinetic approaches over influence operations account for some of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2016

Waging Insurgent Warfare Lessons from the Vietcong to the Islamic State by Seth G. Jones Waging Insurgent Warfare Lessons from the Vietcong to the Islamic State

There are over three dozen violent insurgencies around the globe today, including in such high-profile countries as Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, and Ukraine. If we are to understand modern warfare, we need to understand insurgencies. Waging Insurgent Warfare weaves together an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2016

Democratic Counterinsurgents How Democracies Can Prevail in Irregular Warfare by William Patterson Democratic Counterinsurgents How Democracies Can Prevail in Irregular Warfare

This book explores the ways in which democracies can win counterinsurgencies when they implement a proper strategy. At a time when the USA is retrenching from two bungled foreign wars that involved deadly insurgent uprisings, this is a particularly important...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/06/2016

Unlawful Combatants A Genealogy of the Irregular Fighter by Sibylle Scheipers Unlawful Combatants A Genealogy of the Irregular Fighter

The book investigates the emergence and the development of irregular fighters, such as guerrillas, rebels, insurgents, and terrorists throughout the history of modern war. It presents a historically based critique of the twenty-first century notion of the irregular fighter as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2015

The Individual Disengagement of Avengers, Nationalists, and Jihadists Why Ex-Militants Choose to Abandon Violence in the North Caucasus by Emil Souleimanov, Huseyn Aliyev The Individual Disengagement of Avengers, Nationalists, and Jihadists Why Ex-Militants Choose to Abandon Violence in the North Caucasus
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Drawing on unique first-hand data from Russia's North Caucasus, this study is the first of its kind to detail the causes and contexts of individual disengagement of various types of militants: avengers, nationalists, and jihadists. It aims to considerably enhance...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2014

My Enemy's Enemy Proxy Warfare in International Politics by Geraint Hughes My Enemy's Enemy Proxy Warfare in International Politics

The topic of proxy war is currently subject to intense debate. While there is no shortage of academic literature dealing with specific cases of proxy warfare, there is no work providing an overarching analysis of the factors which lead to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2014

Invisible Armies An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present by Max Boot Invisible Armies An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present

Destined to be the classic account of what may be the oldest . . . hardest form of war. -John Nagl, Wall Street Journal
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/10/2013

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Encyclopedia of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency A New Era of Modern Warfare by Spencer C. Tucker Encyclopedia of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency A New Era of Modern Warfare

A fascinating look at the insurgencies and counterinsurgencies throughout history with a concentration on the 20th and 21st centuries.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/10/2013

Mao on Warfare On Guerrilla Warfare, On Protracted War, and Other Martial Writings by Mao Zedong, Arthur Waldron Mao on Warfare On Guerrilla Warfare, On Protracted War, and Other Martial Writings
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Compiles Mao Zedong's principal works on martial theory, including On Guerrilla Warfare and On Protracted War. In On Guerrilla Warfare, Mao explores China's long history of guerrilla warfare, beginning with the Chu and Han dynasties. In On Protracted War, Mao...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2013

Guerrilla Warfare by Ernesto 'Che' Guevara Guerrilla Warfare

A guide to realizing change when political opposition and legal civil struggle against totalitarianism are inadequate. It focuses on the general principles of guerrilla warfare, the guerrilla band, the organization of the guerrilla front, and strategies for preserving and defending...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/07/2013

The Counterinsurgency Challenge A Parable of Leadership and Decision Making in Modern Conflict by Christopher D. Kolenda The Counterinsurgency Challenge A Parable of Leadership and Decision Making in Modern Conflict

Instruction on the best ways to command a counterinsurgency operation, presented in the form of a parable in which a fictional commander participates in virtual reality simulations of various fictional combat situations that include elements of the conflicts in Iraq...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2012

A Fleeting Moment in My Country the Last Years of the LTTE De-Facto State by N. Malathy, Radha D'Souza A Fleeting Moment in My Country the Last Years of the LTTE De-Facto State
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Isolated in their struggle and condemned by world opinion, the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam (LTTE) nonetheless proved capable of withstanding all external forces, drawing large numbers of Tamils to support its cause. This book provides an insider's look at...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/08/2012

American Guerrilla: The Forgotten Heroics of Russell W. Volckmann The Man Who Escaped from Bataan, Raised a Filipino Army Against the Japanese, and Became Father of Special Forces by Mike Guardia American Guerrilla: The Forgotten Heroics of Russell W. Volckmann The Man Who Escaped from Bataan, Raised a Filipino Army Against the Japanese, and Became Father of Special Forces

With his parting words I shall return, General MacArthur sealed the fate of the last American forces on Bataan. Yet one young Army Captain, Russell Volckmann, refused to surrender. He disappeared into the jungles of north Luzon and raised a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2012

My Enemy's Enemy Proxy Warfare in International Politics by Geraint Hughes My Enemy's Enemy Proxy Warfare in International Politics

Suitable for contemporary security scholars, and those involved in political/military policy, this title offers terminology intends to clarify scholarly understanding of proxy warfare, a framework for understanding why states seek to use proxies in order to fulfil strategic objectives.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/03/2012

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