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A Historical And Critical Study, 1st Edition

By Walter Laqueur


476 pages

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This book deals with guerrilla warfare; it does not aim at presenting a universal theory, for such a theory would be either exceedingly vague or exceedingly wrong. The present volume is the first part of a wider study which, the author believes, has not been attempted before - a critical interpretation of guerrilla and terrorist theory and practice

Table of Contents

Preface -- Partisans in History -- Small Wars and Big Armies -- The Origins of Guerrilla Doctrine -- The Twentieth Century (I): Between Two World Wars -- The Twentieth Century (II): Partisans against Hitler -- The Twentieth Century (III): China and Vietnam -- National Liberation and Revolutionary War -- Guerrilla Doctrine Today -- A Summing Up

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General