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The Resource The defense of Jisr al-Doreaa : with E.D. Swinton's the The defence of Duffer's Drift, Michael L. Burgoyne and Albert J. Marckwardt ; foreword by John A. Nagl, (electronic resource)

The defense of Jisr al-Doreaa : with E.D. Swinton's the The defence of Duffer's Drift, Michael L. Burgoyne and Albert J. Marckwardt ; foreword by John A. Nagl, (electronic resource)

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The defense of Jisr al-Doreaa : with E.D. Swinton's the The defence of Duffer's Drift
Title
The defense of Jisr al-Doreaa
Title remainder
with E.D. Swinton's the The defence of Duffer's Drift
Statement of responsibility
Michael L. Burgoyne and Albert J. Marckwardt ; foreword by John A. Nagl
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Following the invasion of Iraq in 2003 the U.S. military found itself in a battle with a lethal and adaptive insurgency, where the divisions between enemy and ally were ambiguous at best, and working with the local population was essential for day-to-day survival. From the lessons they learned during multiple tours of duty in Iraq, two American veterans have penned The Defense of Jisr al-Doreaa, an instructional parable of counterinsurgency that addresses the myriad of difficulties associated with war in the postmodern era. In this tactical primer based on the military classic The Defence of D
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Burgoyne, Michael L
Dewey number
355.02/18
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1868-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marckwardt, Albert J
  • Swinton, E. D.
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  • Counterinsurgency
  • Guerrilla warfare
  • Tactics
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • South African War, 1899-1902
  • Didactic literature
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The defense of Jisr al-Doreaa : with E.D. Swinton's the The defence of Duffer's Drift, Michael L. Burgoyne and Albert J. Marckwardt ; foreword by John A. Nagl, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-156)
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn434595765
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 156 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226080949
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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illustrations, maps
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)434595765
Label
The defense of Jisr al-Doreaa : with E.D. Swinton's the The defence of Duffer's Drift, Michael L. Burgoyne and Albert J. Marckwardt ; foreword by John A. Nagl, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-156)
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn434595765
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 156 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226080949
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)434595765

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