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Arabs at War.

Author: Kenneth M Pollack; Kenneth Pollack
Publisher: Nebraska : University of Nebraska Press, 2004.
Series: Studies in War, Society, and the Militar.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kenneth M. Pollack, formerly a Persian Gulf military analyst at the CIA and Director for Persian Gulf Affairs at the National Security Council, describes and analyzes the military history of the six key Arab states-Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Libya, Saudi Arabia, and Syria-during the post-World War II era. He shows in detail how each Arab military grew and learned from its own experiences in response to the specific  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pollack, Kenneth M.
Arabs at War: Military Effectiveness, 1948-1991.
Nebraska : University of Nebraska Press, ©2004
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth M Pollack; Kenneth Pollack
ISBN: 9780803206861 0803206860
OCLC Number: 1024286189
Description: 1 online resource (727 pages).
Series Title: Studies in War, Society, and the Militar.

Abstract:

Kenneth M. Pollack, formerly a Persian Gulf military analyst at the CIA and Director for Persian Gulf Affairs at the National Security Council, describes and analyzes the military history of the six key Arab states-Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Libya, Saudi Arabia, and Syria-during the post-World War II era. He shows in detail how each Arab military grew and learned from its own experiences in response to the specific objectives set for it and within often constrained political, economic, and social circumstances. This first-ever overview of the modern Arab approach to warfare provides a better underst.

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