The Resource Jungle of snakes : a century of counterinsurgency warfare from the Philippines to Iraq, James R. Arnold, (electronic resource)

Jungle of snakes : a century of counterinsurgency warfare from the Philippines to Iraq, James R. Arnold, (electronic resource)

Label
Jungle of snakes : a century of counterinsurgency warfare from the Philippines to Iraq
Title
Jungle of snakes
Title remainder
a century of counterinsurgency warfare from the Philippines to Iraq
Statement of responsibility
James R. Arnold
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of modern warfare that evaluates how the post-Cold War era has been fraught by such challenges as terrorism and insurgency, and discusses America's failure to learn from past mistakes throughout the occupation of Iraq
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arnold, James R.
Dewey number
355.02/180904
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
U241
LC item number
.A765 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Military history, Modern
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Counterinsurgency
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • France
Label
Jungle of snakes : a century of counterinsurgency warfare from the Philippines to Iraq, James R. Arnold, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2285A10F-5E2C-4313-AED2-04748894DF24
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-283) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Philippine Insurrection. An American victory yields a guerrilla war ; Chastising the Insurrectos ; The war is won again ; The policy of destruction ; Why the Americans won -- The war in Algeria. Terror on All Saints' Day ; Terror without limits ; The question of morality ; The enclosed hunting preserve ; The sense of betrayal -- The Malayan Emergency. Crisis in Malaya ; Personality and vision ; A modern Cromwell ; Victory in Malaya -- The Vietnam War. In search of a new enemy ; Pacification, Marine Corps style ; Progress and setback ; The Army's other war ; Lessons from a lost war -- Reflections on a war without end
Control code
o843125264
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781608191802
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o843125264
  • (Sirsi) o843125264
  • (OCoLC)843125264
Label
Jungle of snakes : a century of counterinsurgency warfare from the Philippines to Iraq, James R. Arnold, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2285A10F-5E2C-4313-AED2-04748894DF24
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-283) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Philippine Insurrection. An American victory yields a guerrilla war ; Chastising the Insurrectos ; The war is won again ; The policy of destruction ; Why the Americans won -- The war in Algeria. Terror on All Saints' Day ; Terror without limits ; The question of morality ; The enclosed hunting preserve ; The sense of betrayal -- The Malayan Emergency. Crisis in Malaya ; Personality and vision ; A modern Cromwell ; Victory in Malaya -- The Vietnam War. In search of a new enemy ; Pacification, Marine Corps style ; Progress and setback ; The Army's other war ; Lessons from a lost war -- Reflections on a war without end
Control code
o843125264
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781608191802
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o843125264
  • (Sirsi) o843125264
  • (OCoLC)843125264

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