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Counterinsurgency in Crisis

Britain and the Challenges of Modern Warfare

Counterinsurgency in Crisis( )
Author: Ucko, David H.
Egnell, Robert
Foreword by: Gray, Colin
Series title:Columbia Studies in Terrorism and Irregular Warfare Ser.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $80.00
Book Description:

By juxtaposing the deterioration of situations from the Iraq War against Britain's celebrated legacy of counterinsurgency, this investigation identifies both the contributions and limitations of traditional tactics in such settings, exposing a disconcerting gap between ambitions and resources, intent and commitment.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / Great Britain / General
History / Military / Afghan War (2001-)
History / Military / Iraq War (2003-2011)
History / Revolutionary
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.967 x 9.126 x 0.825 Inches
Book Weight:1.031 Pounds
Author Biography
Ucko, David H. (Author)
Department of Construction Management and Engineering, University of Reading, UK.


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