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A Historical And Critical Study, 1st Edition

By Walter Laqueur


462 pages

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This book presents a critical interpretation of guerrilla and terrorist theory and practice throughout history to the present age. It deals with the facts of guerrilla warfare and intends to demythologize guerrilla warfare, without belittling its importance.

Table of Contents

1. Partisans in History 2. Small Wars and Big Armies 3. The Origins of Guerrilla Doctrine 4. The Twentieth Century (I): Between Two World Wars 5. The Twentieth Century (II): Partisans against Hitler 6. The Twentieth Century (III): China and Vietnam 7. National Liberation and Revolutionary War 8. Guerrilla Doctrine Today 9. A Summing Up

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General