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The Resource U.S. Army counterinsurgency and contingency operations doctrine, 1942-1976, by Andrew J. Birtle

U.S. Army counterinsurgency and contingency operations doctrine, 1942-1976, by Andrew J. Birtle

Label
U.S. Army counterinsurgency and contingency operations doctrine, 1942-1976
Title
U.S. Army counterinsurgency and contingency operations doctrine, 1942-1976
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew J. Birtle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how the United States attempted to suppress insurgencies and build nations during the Cold War. Employing a range of primary and secondary sources, the author explains how the Army in the 1950s and 1960s developed a dual strategy that combined military measures with political and socioeconomic reforms
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Birtle, A. J.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Center of Military History
Series statement
CMH pub
Series volume
70-98
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  • United States
  • Counterinsurgency
Label
U.S. Army counterinsurgency and contingency operations doctrine, 1942-1976, by Andrew J. Birtle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.: 2007-0186-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The counterinsurgency advisory experience, 1945-1955 -- The Korean Civil War, 1945-1954 -- The development of counterinsurgency doctrine, 1945-1960 -- Cold War contingency operations, 1958-1965 -- The counterinsurgency ferment, 1961-1965 -- Putting doctrine to the test: the advisory experience, 1955-1975 -- Doctrine applied: the U.S. army in Vietnam, 1965-1973 -- The evolution of doctrine, 1965-1975 -- The counterinsurgency legacy
Control code
70158461
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 570 pages
Isbn
9780160729591
Isbn Type
(paperbound)
Lccn
2006020046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 008-029-00429-1 (paperbound)
  • 008-029-00430-5 (clothbound)
System control number
  • tmp97355943
  • (GPO)99207600
Label
U.S. Army counterinsurgency and contingency operations doctrine, 1942-1976, by Andrew J. Birtle
Publication
Note
Shipping list no.: 2007-0186-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The counterinsurgency advisory experience, 1945-1955 -- The Korean Civil War, 1945-1954 -- The development of counterinsurgency doctrine, 1945-1960 -- Cold War contingency operations, 1958-1965 -- The counterinsurgency ferment, 1961-1965 -- Putting doctrine to the test: the advisory experience, 1955-1975 -- Doctrine applied: the U.S. army in Vietnam, 1965-1973 -- The evolution of doctrine, 1965-1975 -- The counterinsurgency legacy
Control code
70158461
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 570 pages
Isbn
9780160729591
Isbn Type
(paperbound)
Lccn
2006020046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 008-029-00429-1 (paperbound)
  • 008-029-00430-5 (clothbound)
System control number
  • tmp97355943
  • (GPO)99207600

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