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The Resource Knife fights : a memoir of modern war in theory and practice, John A. Nagl

Knife fights : a memoir of modern war in theory and practice, John A. Nagl

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Knife fights : a memoir of modern war in theory and practice
Title
Knife fights
Title remainder
a memoir of modern war in theory and practice
Statement of responsibility
John A. Nagl
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An influential Army officer traces the Gulf War experiences that shaped his perspectives on the changing nature of conventional combat and his views about terrorism, citing his role in co-authoring the military's new counterinsurgency field manual
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nagl, John A.
Dewey number
355.02/180973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Counterinsurgency
  • United States
  • Military art and science
  • Nagl, John A
Label
Knife fights : a memoir of modern war in theory and practice, John A. Nagl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-258) and index
Contents
Ghostriders in the storm -- A counterinsurgent at Oxford and West Point -- Back to Iraq -- The first Washington fight: Iraq -- Clear, hold, and build -- Proof of concept -- The second Washington fight: Afghanistan -- Counterinsurgency revisited
Control code
BK0014524385
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9781594204982
Lccn
2014032905
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Knife fights : a memoir of modern war in theory and practice, John A. Nagl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-258) and index
Contents
Ghostriders in the storm -- A counterinsurgent at Oxford and West Point -- Back to Iraq -- The first Washington fight: Iraq -- Clear, hold, and build -- Proof of concept -- The second Washington fight: Afghanistan -- Counterinsurgency revisited
Control code
BK0014524385
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9781594204982
Lccn
2014032905
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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