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Author Corum, James S.

Title Bad strategies : how major powers fail in counterinsurgency / by James S. Corum
Published Minneapolis, Minn. : Zenith Press, 2008


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Description 304 pages : illustrations, maps ; cm
Contents What is strategy--France's war in Algeria, 1954-1962--British strategy against the Cyprus insurgents, 1955-1959--Vietnam-America's longest war, 1950-1975--American counterinsurgency strategy in Iraq, 2003-2007--What is needed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-296) and index
Subject Counterinsurgency -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
LC no. 2007046263
ISBN 0760330808 (hbk.)
9780760330807 (hbk.)