Description - British Counterinsurgency by John Newsinger
This title examines the insurgencies that have confronted the British State since the end of World War II, and at the methods used to fight them. It looks at the guerrilla campaigns in Palestine, Malaya, Kenya, Cyprus, South Yemen, Oman and, most recently, in Northern Ireland, and considers the reasons for British success or failure in suppressing them. It provides a hard-nosed account of the realities of counterinsurgency as practised by the most experienced security establishment in the world today.
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(216mm x 140mm x 20mm)
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Author Biography - John Newsinger
JOHN NEWSINGER is a Senior Lecturer in History at Bath Spa University College. His most recent books include Orwell's Politics and United Irishman: the Memoirs of James Hope.