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Author Cann, John P., 1941-

Title Counterinsurgency in Africa : the Portuguese way of war, 1961-1974 / John P. Cann ; foreword by Bernard E. Trainor
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997

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Description xvi, 216 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Series Contributions in military studies, 0883-6884 ; no. 167
Contributions in military studies. 0883-6884 ; no. 167
Contents Foreword / Bernard E. Trainor -- 1. A Remarkable Feat of Arms -- 2. Commitment to the Ultramar -- 3. O Exercito na Guerra Subversiva: Portuguese Counterinsurgency Doctrine on the Eve of War -- 4. Portuguese Organization, Education, and Training for Counterinsurgency -- 5. Portuguese Africanization of Counterinsurgency -- 6. Portuguese Intelligence Network in Counterinsurgency -- 7. Portuguese Approach to Mobility in Counterinsurgency -- 8. Portuguese Social Operations and Aldeamentos -- 9. Selected Aspects of Logistical Operations -- 10. The Portuguese Way
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [197]-205) and index
Subject Counterinsurgency -- Africa, Portuguese-speaking -- History -- 20th century.
Counterinsurgency -- Portugal -- History -- 20th century.
Portugal -- Colonies -- Africa.
Portugal -- Colonies -- History.
Africa, Portuguese-speaking -- History, Military.
Angola -- History -- Revolution, 1961-1975 -- Campaigns.
Mozambique -- History -- Revolution, 1964-1975 -- Campaigns.
Guinea-Bissau -- History -- Revolution, 1963-1974 -- Campaigns.
LC no. 96038260 //r98
ISBN 0313301891 hardcover alkaline paper