British Counterinsurgency by John NewsingerBritish Counterinsurgency by John Newsinger

British Counterinsurgency

byJohn Newsinger

Paperback | October 6, 2015

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British Counterinsurgency challenges the British Army's claim to counterinsurgency expertise. It provides well-written, accessible and up-to-date accounts of the post-1945 campaigns in Palestine, Malaya, Kenya, Cyprus, South Yemen, Dhofar, Northern Ireland and more recently in Iraq and Afghanistan.
John Newsinger is Professor of Modern History at Bath Spa University, UK, and is an acknowledged authority on George Orwell. He has published widely in a number of fields including British military and Imperial history. His books include Orwell's Politics andThe Blood Never Dried: A People's History of the British Empire. His work has ...
Title:British CounterinsurgencyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:284 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.67 inPublished:October 6, 2015Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230298249

ISBN - 13:9780230298248

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Table of Contents

1. At War with Zion
2. The Running Dog War
3. The Mau Mau Revolt
4. Cyprus and Eoka
5. The Struggle for South Yemen
6. The Unknown Wars: Oman and Dhofar
7. The Long War: Northern Ireland
8. America's Wars: Afghanistan and Iraq