U.S. Army Counterinsurgency and Contingency Operations Doctrine, 1942-1976
Birtle, Andrew J.
Price: 45.00 USD
Washington, DC: GPO, 2006. 570, wraps, illus., maps, chapter notes, bibliography, glossary, index, some creasing to covers, corners of a few pages bent. Small chips at top and bottom spine edges. The evolution of counterinsurgency and related doctrine in the U.S. Army. Topics covered include 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; and the counterinsurgency legacy. First Printing. good.