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Unconventional Warfare

Rebuilding U. S. Special Operations Forces

Unconventional Warfare( )
Author: Marquis, Susan L.
Publication Date:Apr 1997
Publisher:Brookings Institution Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $29.99
Book Description:

For four decades after World War II, U.S. Special Operations Forces--including Army Special Forces, Navy SEALs, Air Force special operations aircrews and Special Tactics Group--suffered from mistrust and inadequate funding from the military services. They were nearly eliminated from the active force following the Vietnam War. But in the past fifteen years, special operations forces have risen from the ashes of the failed 1980 rescue of American hostages in Iran to become one...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / 20Th Century
History / Military / Special Forces
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.04 x 9.03 x 0.82 Inches
Book Weight:1.062 Pounds

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