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|Additional Physical Format:||Hard copy version:
Nagl, John A., 1966-
Learning to eat soup with a knife.
[Ashland, OR] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., p2012
|Material Type:||Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John A Nagl; John Pruden
|Notes:||"With a new preface on the author's combat experience in Iraq."
Originally published with the title: Counterinsurgency lessons from Malaya and Vietnam.
|Performer(s):||Read by John Pruden.|
|Description:||1 sound file (8 hr., 46 min., 44 sec.) : digital.|
|Details:||Mode of access: World Wide Web.; Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 126183 KB; MP3 file size: 246995 KB).|
|Contents:||pt. 1. Setting the stage. How armies learn --
The hard lesson of insurgency --
The British and American armies: separated by a common language --
pt. 2. Malaya. British army counterinsurgency learning during the Malayan emergency, 1948-1951 --
The empire strikes back: British army counterinsurgency in Malaya, 1952-1957 --
pt. 3. Vietnam. The U.S. army in Vietnam: organizational culture and learning during the advisory years, 1950-1964 --
The U.S. army in Vietnam: organizational culture and learning during the fighting years, 1965-1972 --
pt. 4. Lessons from Malaya and Vietnam. Hard lessons: the British and American armies learn counterinsurgency --
Organizational culture and learning institutions: learning to eat soup with a knife.
|Other Titles:||Counterinsurgency lessons from Malaya and Vietnam.|
|Responsibility:||by John A. Nagl.|
- Malaya -- History -- Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960.
- Counterinsurgency -- Malaysia -- Malaya.
- Great Britain. -- Army -- History -- Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960.
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Underground movements.
- Counterinsurgency -- Vietnam.
- United States. -- Army -- History -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
- Great Britain. -- Army.
- United States. -- Army.
- Underground movements, War.