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Insurgency and counterinsurgency : a global history / Jeremy Black.

Author/creator Black, Jeremy, 1955- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Lanham, MD ; London : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
Copyright Notice ©2016
Descriptionxiii, 273 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Insurgency to 1500 -- Contesting religion and power, 1500-1700 -- Entering the modern? The eighteenth century -- Insurgencies in an age of imperialism: the nineteenth century -- The ideology of people's war refracted, 1900-40 -- Insurrections at a height, 1940-60 -- The fall of empires, 1960-80 -- The variety of goals and means, 1980s -- After the Cold War, 1990s -- Interventionism and its failings, 2000s -- A world without shape? The present -- Speculations about the future -- Conclusions.
Abstract "A world history of insurgencies and of counterinsurgency warfare. Jeremy Black moves beyond the conventional Western-centric narrative, reaching back to antiquity to trace the pre-modern origins of war within states."--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 259-260) and index.
Issued in other formOnline version: Black, Jeremy, 1955- author. Insurgency and counterinsurgency. Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016] 9781442256330
LCCN 2016014744
ISBN9781442256316 (hardback ; alk. paper)
ISBN1442256311 (hardback ; alk. paper)
ISBN(pbk. ; alk. paper)

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