Mountain Warfare And Other Lofty Problems: Foreign Mountain Combat Veterans Discuss Movement And Maneuver, Training And Resupply by Lester GrauMountain Warfare And Other Lofty Problems: Foreign Mountain Combat Veterans Discuss Movement And Maneuver, Training And Resupply by Lester Grau

Mountain Warfare And Other Lofty Problems: Foreign Mountain Combat Veterans Discuss Movement And…

byLester Grau, Charles K. BartlesEditorLester W. Grau

Paperback | April 21, 2016

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The United States has been in a mountain war in Afghanistan for almost a decade. Other nations have different, extensive experience in training and conduction mountain combat. Les Grau and Chuck Bartles gathered this experience in a detailed study aimed at being of use both to military professionals and others with an interest in military operations in mountainous terrain. Chapters include small and large unit actions, reconnaissance, artillery, small arms fire, logistics, communications, medicine and aviation. Much experience is drawn from Soviet efforts in Afghanistan during the 1980s, and modern Russian army training. The text is complemented by numerous maps and diagrams.
Les Grau is a retired US Army officer who fought guerrillas in South Vietnam-and left on a stretcher. Consequently, his appreciation for guerrilla tactics came early in his career. The Army later taught him Russian, and his tours of duty included frequent trips to the Soviet Union and elsewhere. He has is the author of three books on t...
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Title:Mountain Warfare And Other Lofty Problems: Foreign Mountain Combat Veterans Discuss Movement And…Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:April 21, 2016Publisher:Helion and CompanyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1909982075

ISBN - 13:9781909982079

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