skip to content
Military Leadership and Counterinsurgency : the British Army and Small War Strategy Since World War II. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Military Leadership and Counterinsurgency : the British Army and Small War Strategy Since World War II.

Author: Victoria Nolan
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2011.
Series: International library of security studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Offering a unique and original perspective on Britain's 'Small Wars' leadership culture - this title is an essential reading for serving soldiers and scholars of military studies. It is based on original archival research. It offers fascinating survey of counterinsurgency operations - with relevance for today's military and security. Between 1948 and 1960, the British army conducted three important counterinsurgency  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria Nolan
ISBN: 9780857720870 0857720872
OCLC Number: 793166617
Description: 1 online resource (318 pages).
Contents: List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 The Legacy of Imperial Policing; 3 The Malayan Emergency, 1948-60; 4 Kenya and the Mau Mau Uprising, 1952-56; 5 The Cyprus Revolt, 1955-60; 6 Conclusion; Annex A: Timeline of Events; Annex B: A Note on Conventional Warfare Thinking!; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX.
Series Title: International library of security studies.

Abstract:

Offering a unique and original perspective on Britain's 'Small Wars' leadership culture - this title is an essential reading for serving soldiers and scholars of military studies. It is based on original archival research. It offers fascinating survey of counterinsurgency operations - with relevance for today's military and security. Between 1948 and 1960, the British army conducted three important counterinsurgency operations in Malaya, Kenya and Cyprus. During that time, military leaders inspired the evolution of a distinct organisational culture, known as 'small wars culture', which affecte.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/793166617> # Military Leadership and Counterinsurgency : the British Army and Small War Strategy Since World War II.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "793166617" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Topic/great_britain_army_history_20th_century> ; # Great Britain. Army--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Topic/command_of_troops> ; # Command of troops
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/355.020941/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Topic/great_britain_history_military_20th_century> ; # Great Britain--History, Military--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Topic/counterinsurgency> ; # Counterinsurgency
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Person/nolan_victoria> ; # Victoria Nolan
   schema:datePublished "2011" ;
   schema:description "Offering a unique and original perspective on Britain's 'Small Wars' leadership culture - this title is an essential reading for serving soldiers and scholars of military studies. It is based on original archival research. It offers fascinating survey of counterinsurgency operations - with relevance for today's military and security. Between 1948 and 1960, the British army conducted three important counterinsurgency operations in Malaya, Kenya and Cyprus. During that time, military leaders inspired the evolution of a distinct organisational culture, known as 'small wars culture', which affecte."@en ;
   schema:description "List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 The Legacy of Imperial Policing; 3 The Malayan Emergency, 1948-60; 4 Kenya and the Mau Mau Uprising, 1952-56; 5 The Cyprus Revolt, 1955-60; 6 Conclusion; Annex A: Timeline of Events; Annex B: A Note on Conventional Warfare Thinking!; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/993169030> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Series/international_library_of_security_studies> ; # International library of security studies.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#CreativeWork/> ;
   schema:name "Military Leadership and Counterinsurgency : the British Army and Small War Strategy Since World War II."@en ;
   schema:productID "793166617" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/793166617#PublicationEvent/london_i_b_tauris_2011> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Agent/i_b_tauris> ; # I.B. Tauris
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=903305> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=903305> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=903305> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780857720870> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/793166617> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Person/nolan_victoria> # Victoria Nolan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Nolan" ;
   schema:givenName "Victoria" ;
   schema:name "Victoria Nolan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Series/international_library_of_security_studies> # International library of security studies.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/793166617> ; # Military Leadership and Counterinsurgency : the British Army and Small War Strategy Since World War II.
   schema:name "International library of security studies." ;
   schema:name "International Library of Security Studies" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Topic/great_britain_army_history_20th_century> # Great Britain. Army--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Great Britain. Army--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#Topic/great_britain_history_military_20th_century> # Great Britain--History, Military--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Great Britain--History, Military--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/993169030#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/793166617> ; # Military Leadership and Counterinsurgency : the British Army and Small War Strategy Since World War II.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780857720870>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0857720872" ;
   schema:isbn "9780857720870" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/793166617>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/793166617> ; # Military Leadership and Counterinsurgency : the British Army and Small War Strategy Since World War II.
   schema:dateModified "2017-09-02" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.